CPAC STAFF

Craig Donarski - Director

The Director is responsible for the development and implementation of policies and programs to build and promote all levels of the Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre. The role's purpose is to develop and implement sustainable entrepreneurial strategies that strengthen the Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre's position.

Nikita Karvounis - Assistant Director

The Assistant Director is responsible for the operational and administrative management of the Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre’s infrastructure, strategic planning, business development and audience engagement. The role's purpose is to assist the Director in developing the future vision for CPAC in delivery of cultural plans and creative industry strategy.

Nikki Akbar - Venue and Events Coordinator

The Producer, Centre Programs manages and maintains the Casula Powerhouse program schedule and event management booking system. The position is responsible for delivering logistical plans for the Centre's programs as well as producing festivals, events and productions.

Renee Lombo - Venue and Events Assistant

The Venue and Events Assistant supports the Venue and Events Producer with enquiries, venue set-up, and the event management booking system. The position assists with the delivery of Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre’s events, festivals, and productions.

Federico Rekowski - Head Chef, Bellbird

The Head Chef is responsible for setting menus and creating dishes for Bellbird restaurant, as well as crafting specialised menus for various events, including films, live performances and exhibition openings.

Rosemary Becker - Bellbird Café Staff

The Café Staff are in charge of the running of the café and all catering requirements of the Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre

Lizzy Marshall - Acting Curator

The Curators manage the visual arts exhibition program and develop exhibition project management plans including: exhibition design, installation, timelines and scheduling.

The Curators conduct exhibition research and development, which includes the selection of artworks, artists, associate curators and related industry professionals to complement the exhibition program. The Curators also prepare related text and publications.

Toni Bailey - Curator

The Curators manage the visual arts exhibition program and develop exhibition project management plans including: exhibition design, installation, timelines and scheduling.

The Curators conduct exhibition research and development, which includes the selection of artworks, artists, associate curators and related industry professionals to complement the exhibition program. The Curators also prepare related text and publications.

Clare Cochrane - Front of House and Box Office Supervisor

The Front of House Supervisor is responsible for the operation of all Front of House areas including reception and foyer, theatre, café/bar areas and galleries.

The Box Office Supervisor provides a welcoming and efficient service to visitors and clients of the Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre seeking ticketing, memberships and related services.

Josephine Daly - Visitor Services Officers

Visitor Services Officers are the first point of contact with visitors, clients and other stakeholders visiting the Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre. Their role is to provide efficient and effective information and box office services in person or by telephone or email to all Casula Powerhouse visitors.

Simon Fry - Visitor Services Officers

Visitor Services Officers are the first point of contact with visitors, clients and other stakeholders visiting the Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre. Their role is to provide efficient and effective information and box office services in person or by telephone or email to all Casula Powerhouse visitors.

Ance Frasca, Vesna Ristevski - Visitor Services Officers

Visitor Services Officers are the first point of contact with visitors, clients and other stakeholders visiting the Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre. Their role is to provide efficient and effective information and box office services in person or by telephone or email to all Casula Powerhouse visitors.

Koby Hollingworth - Administration Co-ordinator

The Administration Coordinator manages all administration systems of the Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre.

Lisa Bowen, Kosta Thompson - Administration Assistant

The Administration Assistant supports the Administration Coordinator in managing the administration systems of the Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre.

David Langosch, Blair Dutney - Assistant Technical Producers

The Assistant Technical Producers work closely with the Technical Producer to provide services and technical support to presenters and clients. These services include the management and maintenance of all theatrical and gallery technical equipment including lighting, sound and audio visual.

Roy Marchant - Producer, Public Programs

The Producer, Public Programs is responsible for developing a range of innovative interpretive education and public programs and events that will cultivate the interests of new and existing audiences who visit the Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre. The role also develops, implements and evaluates community educational programs relating to the visual arts, crafts and performing arts. The Assistant Curator assists the curators in developing exhibitions, as well as curating the Kids Gallery.

Cayn Rosmarin - Public Programs and Education Officer

Public Programs and Education Officer is responsible for planning, coordinating and presenting Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre’s education and public programs. This role requires coordinating multi-disciplinary holiday, school and adult workshop programs and educational material for a cultural and linguistically diverse community.

Lizzy Marshall - Public Arts Officer

The Public Arts Officer works across Liverpool LGA on all aspects of public art practice including managing the public art collection. The Public Arts Officer manages the strategic development and implementation of public art activities, programs and installations that promotes Liverpool as a vibrant and contemporary cultural community.

Semi Ozacardi - Registrar

The Registrar manages and coordinates the registration, movement and storage of all moveable objects for the Collection and temporary loans for the Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre. The position also assists in the installation of exhibitions and preparation of gallery spaces.

Megan Hillyer - Assistant Registrar

The Assistant Registrar assists the Registrar with the management of the Liverpool City Council Permanent collection and the outgoing and incoming temporary loans for all programs at Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre.

Leigh Perrett - Technical Producer

The Technical Manager is responsible for all technical support to presenters and clients to meet production requirements and to support a range live performances, theatre productions, events and exhibitions. The position is also responsible for the management, maintenance and security of all centre technical equipment including lighting, sound, audio visual and rigging.

Hamish Ta-me - Marketing Officer

The Marketing and Media Officer manages the entire marketing and media requirements of Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre including local and metropolitan advertising, online and direct mail strategies and communications for all programs.

Lillian Silk - Theatre Producer

The Theatre Producer coordinates with outside performance groups to bring high-quality productions to Casula Powerhouse.

Daniel Charet - Cleaner and Caretaker (internal)

The Cleaner and Caretaker is responsible for the cleanliness and maintenance of internal facilities and spaces at Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre, from the offices, galleries, theatre and public toilets.

Info

To contact a staff member,
phone (02) 9824 1121
or send an email to reception