Kate is a writer, poet and arts manager with 15 years’ experience in the not-for-profit, government and cultural sectors in Australia, Asia and the United Kingdom. Kate is passionate about the arts (and, of course, about her first love: writing). With a background in arts and social justice, Kate is a strong advocate for the benefits of creative engagement and for creating opportunities for everyone to get involved. Her alter ego (Katie Keys) publishes a tiny little poem every day on Twitter.
Finance and Administration Manager
With a background in theatre directing and dramaturgy, Jacquelin has a passion for the arts. She has extensive experience in small business and arts management.
Mary had extensive experience in arts administration, community arts and program development throughout New South Wales and Tasmania before joining Writers Victoria in 2005. Initially employed as Administrator, she came on board as Program Manager in 2007. Mary also has a background in writing as a spoken word performer and musician, and scriptwriter for theatre and screen.
Anna Kelsey-Sugg has worked as a writer, editor and proofreader with several publications and publishing houses. She has a Bachelor of Creative Writing from the University of Melbourne and a Diploma of Professional Writing and Editing from RMIT. Her writing has appeared in The Age, The Australian and The Sydney Morning Herald.
Marketing and Membership Coordinator
Sally loves stories. She has recent experience in digital publishing, a background in journalism and, like everyone else, a fascination with the future of publishing.