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Board & Staff

Meet the team at Melbourne Writers Festival.

MWF Board

Dr Alice Hill – Chair

Leslie Reti – Deputy Chair

Joanna Brand – Company Secretary

Dr Jennifer Grafton – Treasurer

Ahmad Abas

Declan Fry

Karen Hook

Gail Lister


Current as at 24 May 2023


MWF Staff

Vivia Hickman — Chief Executive Officer

Michaela McGuire — Artistic Director

Alice Fitzgerald — Development Manager

Emma Walsh — Marketing and Communications Manager

Bookkeepers — Joey Chen, Shadi Habash

Publicity — Common State

Graphic design — Sweet Creative