Our Board and Admin Team

The amazing people behind the Orchestra.

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Our board


His Excellency General the Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Retd), Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia


Her Excellency the Honourable Margaret Beazley AC QC, Governor of New South Wales


Paul Dyer AO


Jillian Broadbent AC
Greg Hutchinson AM
Max Suich


David Zehner, Chairman
Alison Harrop, Deputy Chair
Aidan Allen
Bruce Applebaum
Paul Dyer AO
Jane Hemstritch
Susan Hilliard
Glenice Maclellan
Mary Padbury
John Pickhaver
Our admin team
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Bruce Applebaum

Managing Director & Co-founder

Andrew Brook

Customer Relations Manager

Kathleen Convery

Patron Liaison (Vic)

Ian Creevey

Head of Business Operations

Beth Deady

Marketing Executive

Neal Downward

Digital Content Producer

Ashley Giles

Head of Artistic Planning & Management

Aislinn Giugni

Head of Development

Breanne Hickey

Production & Touring Assistant

Joshua Kim

Senior Philanthropy Manager

Thida Kyaw

Business Systems Manager

Nastassia Laptev

Assistant Box Office Manager

Valérie Morgan-Pertus

Orchestra Manager

William Ng

Digital Marketing Executive

Tom Roche

Executive Assistant

Hugh Ronzani

Librarian & Music Resources Co-ordinator

John Scott


Joseph Smith

Marketing Manager

Arya Unni

Accounts Assistant

Phillipa van Helden

Development Coordinator

Matthew Young

Philanthropy Manager

Charles Gwynn
Andrew O’Connor
Christopher Price

Repertoire Advisors (honorary)

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