A behind-the-scenes image of the Orchestra

Administration Staff

Australia's national orchestra is supported by a first rate team of staff, who work hard behind the scenes to make the orchestra shine.
Staff are listed in the dropdowns below, based on their department. If you need to get in touch with anyone, our email format is firstname.lastname@aco.com.au

Executive Office

Richard Evans
Managing Director
All contacts c/o Victoria Miles

Alexandra Cameron-Fraser
Chief Operating Officer

Victoria Miles
Executive Assistant to Mr Evans & Mr Tognetti and HR Officer
All communication for Mr Evans & Mr Tognetti should be sent to Victoria Miles

Claire Diment
HR Manager

Artistic Operations

Richard Tognetti AO 
Artistic Director & Lead Violin
All contact c/o Victoria Miles

Luke Shaw
Director of Artistic Operations

Anna Melville
Artistic Administrator

Lisa Mullineux
Tour Manager

Tom Farmer
Assistant Tour Manager

Steph Dillon
Travel Coordinator

Bernard Rofe

Learning & Engagement

Tara Smith
Learning & Engagement Manager

Caitlin Gilmour
Emerging Artist & Regional Touring Executive

Cressida Griffith
Learning & Engagement Coordinator


Fiona McLeod
Chief Financial Officer

Yvonne Morton
Financial Accountant / Analyst

Dinuja Kalpani
Transactional Accountant

Samathri Gamaethige
Business Analyst


Jill Colvin
Director of Philanthropy

Lillian Armitage
Capital Campaign and Bequests Manager

Tom Tansey
Events & Special Projects Manager

Yeehwan Yeoh 
Investor Relations Manager

Katie Henebery
Philanthropy Manager

Julia Donnelly
Data Administrator

Market Development

Antonia Farrugia
Director of Market Development

Caitlin Benetatos
Communications Manager

Rory O'Maley
Digital Marketing Manager

Christie Brewster
Lead Creative

Emma Fisk
CRM Executive

Isabelle Ulliana
Marketing and Communications Coordinator

Penny Cooper
Partnerships Manager

Tessa Rose Mullen
Partnership Executive

Colin Taylor
Ticketing Sales & Operations Manager

Robin Hall
Archival Administrator

A photo from above of violist Nicole Divall regearsing

Job Opportunities

Interested in joining the ACO team? Visit our careers page to see any positions currently vacant.