Meet The Team


Kris Stewart


Sarah Ponturo

Executive Producer

Tom Larkin

Conference Programmer

Eddie Gresack

Technical Production Director

Casey O'Shaughnessy

Music Programmer

Katie Rynne

Music Programmer

Sue Ray

First Nations Officer

Uncle Kev

Elder in Residence

Mandi McIntyre

Co-Director of Programming

Ant McKenna

Co-Director of Programming

Kat Bermingham

Programs Manager

Jess Dale

Conference Program Assistant

Angela Kohler

Director of Marketing and Communications

Carrie Barber

Marketing Manager

Amy Kerby

Marketing Coordinator (Digital Lead)

Sarah Farnsworth


Ian McIntosh

Director of Finance and Operations

Jess Arnold

Operations and Administration Manager

Michelle Connery

Partnerships Manager

Hannah Delbridge

Partnerships Manager

#QMusic Management Commitee

QMusic Patron

Scott Hutchinson

Committee Members

Natalie Strijland, President

D-J Wendt, Vice President

Sarah Crook, Treasurer

Tina Radburn, Secretary

Roz Pappalardo

John Collins

Rhianna Patrick

Cameron Costello

Thelma Plum

John Mullen

Vivienne Mellish

Jacqui Grinzi

Barton Green

Aaron Dahl

We express our sincere gratitude to all the contractors, volunteers and partners who make BIGSOUND possible and who are helping to support and build the future of Australian music.