Vivid Sydney 2023 Team

General Manager Events Julie Turpie
Festival Director Gill Minervini (Curator of Light and Food Programs)
First Nations Advisor Rhoda Roberts
Head of Operations Debbie Rowley
Technical Manager Tony Fahy


Production Manager, Vivid Light Christina Klugt (Acting Head of Operations)
Producer, Vivid Light Melanie Horkan
Production Coordinator, Vivid Light Emma Stander


Curator, Vivid Music Joe Muller
Producer, Vivid Music Julian Ramundi

Ideas and Special Events

Curator, Vivid Ideas & Special Events Rachel Healy
Producer, Vivid Ideas & Special Events Kate Williams


Producer, Vivid Food Andrew Cross

Commercial Partnerships

Commercial Partnerships Specialist Jo Lowrey

Event Operations

Operations Manager | Infrastructure & Logistics Lella Gardner
Operations Manager | Traffic, Stakeholder & Community Engagement Manager Ezzie Magrin
Event Operations Coordinator Jasmine Jennings
Event Operations Coordinator Sophie Allica
Festival Coordinator Jacob Riesel