Who We Are

The Arts Industry Council (Victoria) is overseen by CEOs of Victoria’s peak arts bodies.


Current Council Members

Caroline Bowditch, CEO, Arts Access Victoria
Robbie Bundle, Co-CEO, Songlines
Patrick Donovan, Chief Executive Officer, Music Victoria
Lucy Hamilton, Chief Executive Officer, Writers Victoria
Andy Miller, General Manager, Multicultural Arts Victoria
Sarah Morris
, Executive Director, Australian Museums and Galleries Association Victoria
Anne Robertson, Executive Officer, Public Galleries Association Victoria
Jenny Ryssenbeek, Executive Director, Victorian Association of Performing Arts Centres
Angela Savage, Chief Executive Officer, Public Libraries Victoria
Simone Schinkel, (Co-Convenor) General Manager, Theatre Network Australia
Michelle Silby, Executive Director and CEO, Ausdance Victoria
Joe Toohey, (Co-Convenor) Director, Regional Arts Victoria
Clare Watson, Director, National Exhibitions Touring Support Victoria,
Representative to be appointed, Express Media.



Membership automatically includes all members of the convening organisations.
Note: Paid membership was discontinued in 2014. 


Convening Organisations

Arts Access Victoria,
Ausdance Victoria,
Australian Museums and Galleries Association Victoria
Express Media
Multicultural Arts Victoria,

Music Victoria,
National Exhibitions Touring Support Victoria,
Public Galleries Association Victoria,
Public Libraries Victoria,
Regional Arts Victoria,
Theatre Network Australia,
Victorian Association of Performing Arts Centres (VAPAC),
Writers Victoria.


Contact Us

Joe Toohey: 0407 511 438 or email jtoohey@rav.net.au
Simone Schinkel: 0421 967 349 or email simone@tna.org.au


Past Council Members

Our sincerest thanks go out to past council members who have made significant contributions to AICV and in turn the sector through their involvement in AICV over the years.