Director, Major Performing Arts Projects – Australia Council for the Arts

Morwenna Collett is an experienced leader, project manager, lecturer and consultant. She is currently the Director Major Performing Arts Projects at the Australia Council for the Arts and the Chair of the Sydney Arts Managers Advisory Group (SAMAG). She’s been a champion of arts and disability practice for many years and has held previous roles such CEO at Accessible Arts NSW. She’s a member of the access and disability committees for the City of Sydney, Sydney Festival and Australian Chamber Orchestra. Morwenna was recently awarded a Churchill Fellowship and will be travelling to the UK, Ireland, and the US in 2019 to research inclusive music programs, venues and festivals which actively engage disabled people. Morwenna has a Masters of Music degree from the Queensland Conservatorium, Griffith University and has lived experience as a person with disability.