Our People

Professional Staff

Position Contact
School General Manager Adrienne Sach
Dean's Office  
Executive Assistant to the Dean Mrs Chris Prasad
+61 2 9351 1255
Opera and Concert Management  
Orchestral Operations Manager Scott Ryan 
Opera Coordinator Marrianne Carter
Production Assistant Tom Westley 
 Marketing & Communications  
Manager, Marketing and Communications, Architecture and Creative Arts Michaela Dunworth
Marketing Communications Specialist Jacqui Smith
Media and PR Adviser Mandy Campbell
Marketing general enquiries E con.marketing@sydney.edu.au
Alumni & Development  
Director of Development (Arts and Culture) Lindsay Robinson
Alumni Engagement Officer (University Schools) Anita Secerov
External Relations  
Event Coordinator Kate Drain
Director of Finance (Acting) Christina Yao
Accountant (on leave until February 2018) Sharon Chambers
Accountant (Acting) Ramana Karanam
Finance Officer Lynn Kam
Facilities Manager Grant Crompton
Facilities Assistant Rodney Boatwright
Piano Technology Manager David Kinney
 Education and eLearning Support  
Project Officer (Education) - eLearning Stewart Nestel
eLearning Assistant Antonia Zappia (Mon, Tues, Wed)
Administrative Assistant (Education) Lauren Castino
Curriculum Support Giselle Hoarau (Mon, Tues morning, Wed morning, Thurs)
Education Support Officer Shauna Crick
Administrative Assistant Stephen Yates
 Human Resources  
HR Advisor Kate Hadfield
Faculty HR Support Officer Ahiegwu (Heggy) Odeh
Information Technology & Audio Visual  
Manager, Media, Production and Technology Dr David Kim-Boyle
Conservatorium AV Officer Jarrad Salmon
Music Laboratory Supervisor Adam Wilson
Please refer to the University of Sydney Library website for contact information. 
 Open Academy  
Manager, Open Academy Marcus Hodgson
Rising Stars, Kids at the Con Ting Lee
Short courses at the Con Laura Read (Mon, Tues, Wed)
Alice Papademetriou (Thu, Fri)
Play at the Con Eleanor Baker
Open Academy openacademy.sydney.edu.au
E con.openacademy@sydney.edu.au
Research Services Manager Christa Jacenyik-Trawoger
E scm.research@sydney.edu.au
Research Services Officer Dr Joseph Toltz
 Student Administration  
Manager, Student Administration Cedric Poon
 Student Recruitment  
Head of Recruitment (Architecture and Creative Arts) Steven Burns
Venue Operations Manager Guy McEwan
Venue Manager Jan Marshall
E con.venues@sydney.edu.au
Space & Timetable Coordinator Katherine Rowell
E con.timetable@sydney.edu.au
Front of House Manager, Box Office / Reception Felicity Knibbs 
E con.reception@sydney.edu.au
Receptionist (Casual) Marylou Kay (Mon, Wed, Thurs) 
E con.reception@sydney.edu.au