Management Team

To contact any MSO staff member email or call 03 9626 1111 during business hours.

If you wish to visit our Box Office at 22 Fanning St, Southbank, it is open 9am to 6pm Monday to Friday, or alternatively you can phone (03) 9929 9600 during business hours.

MSO Management and Administration


Sophie Galaise Incoming Managing Director
Catrin Harris Executive Assistant


Francie Doolan Chief Financial Officer
Miranda Crawley Director of Human Resources
Suzanne Dembo Manager Strategic Communications & Business Processes
Leonie Woolnough Financial Controller
Raelene King Personnel Manager
Nathalia Andries Accountant
Grace Gao Finance Officer


Ronald Vermeulen Director of Artistic Planning
Andrew Pogson Special Projects Manager
Laura Holian Artistic Coordinator
Helena Balazs Chorus Manager
Stephen McAllan Artist Liaison
Anthony Pasquill Associate Chorus Master

Education and Community Engagement

Michelle Hamilton Acting Director of Education and Community Engagement
Louise Godwin Pizzicato Effect Program Manager
Lucy Rash Pizzicato Effect and Operations Coordinator


Gabrielle Waters Director of Operations
Angela Bristow Orchestra Manager
Michael Stevens Assistant Orchestra Manager
James Foster Operations Manager
James Poole Production Coordinator
Steele Foster Production Assistant
Alastair McKean Orchestra Librarian
Kathryn O’Brien Assistant Librarian


Alice Wilkinson Director of Marketing
Vanessa Puopolo Marketing Manager
Ali Webb PR Manager
Kate Eichler Publicity and Online Engagement Coordinator
Isobel Pyrke Publicity Coordinator
Michelle Monaghan Corporate Development Manager
Kieran Clarke Digital Manager
James Rewell Graphic Designer
Amber Goedegebuure Graphic Designer
Clare Douglas Marketing Coordinator
Claire Hayes Ticket and Database Manager
Paul Congdon Box Office Supervisor
Angela Ballin Customer Service Coordinator
Martin Gray Ticketing Coordinator


Judy Turner Major Gifts Manager
Justine Knapp Major Gifts Coordinator
Rosemary Kellam Trusts and Foundations Manager