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Management & Admin

Please be advised that with the temporary closure of Arts Centre Melbourne, our Hamer Hall Box Office will remain closed for now. Our Box Office can be contacted via email at where we can attend to enquiries as quickly as possible.

MSO Management and Administration


Sophie Galaise Managing Director
Judith Clark Executive Assistant to the Managing Director
Guy Ross Chief Operating Officer


Matthew Hoy Interim Head of Artistic Planning
Katharine Bartholomeusz-Plows Senior Manager Artistic Planning (on leave)
Michael Williamson Artistic Administrator
Bridget Davies Artistic Planning Coordinator
Stephen McAllan Artist Liaison
Mathilde Serraille Orchestra Librarian
Luke Speedy-Hutton Assistant Orchestra Librarian
Andrew Pogson Senior Manager, Special Projects
Karl Knapp Special Projects Coordinator

Learning, Engagement and Innovation

John Nolan Director of Learning, Engagement and Innovation
Jennifer Lang Senior Manager, Learning, Engagement and Innovation (on leave)
Helen Withycombe Acting Senior Manager, Learning, Engagement and Innovation (contract)
Sylvia Hosking Schools Program Manager
Stephen Gould Learning, Engagement and Innovation Coordinator


Gabrielle Waters Director of Operations
James Foster Senior Manager, Operations
Helen Godfrey Orchestra Manager
Nina Dubecki Assistant Orchestra Manager
Steele Foster Production Manager
Geetanjali Mishra Production Coordinator
Matthew Castle Chorus Coordinator

Philanthropy & External Affairs

Suzanne Dembo Director of Philanthropy and External Affairs
Caroline Buckley Senior Manager, Philanthropy and External Relations
Rosemary Kellam Trusts and Foundations Manager
Nickie Warton Philanthropy Coordinator
Keith Clancy Donor Liaison

Marketing & Sales

Dylan Stewart Director of Marketing and Sales
Clare Douglas Senior Manager, Marketing and Communications
Emiko Hunt Digital Marketing Manager (on leave)
Phil Paschke Acting Digital Marketing Manager
Sam Leaman Digital Content Producer
Jane Sutherland Marketing Coordinator
Katya Dibb Graphic Designer
Emily Plater Marketing Assistant

Paul Congdon Ticketing and Sales Manager
Meg Donaldson Customer Services Coordinator
Lachlan Hywood Data Analyst
Ian Barnes Database Administrator
Noah Lowry Customer Services Supervisor

Partnerships and Events

Jayde Walker Head of Partnerships
Christopher Cassidy Senior Manager, Corporate Partnerships
Olivia Ouyang Corporate Partnerships Coordinator
Brent Pitman Events Manager

Corporate Services

Sharon Li Chief Financial Officer
Emily Zhang Financial Controller
Jyothi Kokirala Payroll Officer
Elizabeth Chandra Accounts Officer
Michael Stevens Human Resources Coordinator