The AICSA is managed by an executive of up to ten people elected by members. The Executive Committee members volunteer their time to carry out the AICSA’s work and are supported by a part-time (one day per week) Executive Officer.

Gail Kovatseff, Director, Media Resource Centre

Vincent Ciccarello, Managing Director, Adelaide Symphony Orchestra
Penny Griggs, Director, Central School of Art
David Sefton, Artistic Director
Gabriella Smart, Musician and Artistic Director, Soundstream
Emma Webb, Director, Vitalstatistix

Julianne Pierce

Should you be interested in being part of the Executive Committee of the Arts Industry Council of South Australia, please write to the Executive Officer ( and include your current biography. The annual general meeting takes place each May and includes the election of the Executive Committee.

Previous Committee members


Geordie Brookman, Artistic Director, State Theatre Company
Angela Flynn, Director, Kukuni Arts
Greg Mackie, CEO, History Trust of South Australia
Liz Nowell, CEO, ACE Open
Brad Rush, Head of Industry and Artist Fund, Adelaide Fringe


Rob Brookman, Theatre Director and advocate
Christie Anthoney, Executive Officer, Festivals Adelaide
Louise Dunn, Director, Nexus Multicultural Arts
Ross McHenry, independent musician, composer and producer
Brigid Noone, Director, Fontanelle Gallery
Michelle Ryan, Artistic Director, Restless Dance Theatre
Chris Drummond, Artistic Director, Brink Productions
Liz Hawkins, Director of Programming & Development, Adelaide Festival Centre