Meet our team

Toby Sullivan

Business Manager

Justyn Koh

Educational advisor

Mahmoud A. Rabo
Mahmoud A. Rabo

Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

Ez Eldin Deng

Film Director

Meet Our Talented Storytellers

Abdul Hammoud

Artist and Facilitator

Rania Ahmed

Artists and Facilitator

 Florence Folole Tupuola

Artist and Facilitator

Meena Shamaly

Artist and Facilitator

Sasha Leong

Artist and Facilitator

José-Pepe Inostroza Aqueveque

Artist and facilitator

Our Advisory Group

Farida Fleming

Farida Fleming is an evaluator committed to supporting positive change and social justice. She has over 20 years experience working with international donors, NGOs and government departments to monitor programs and design and

implement evaluations and evaluative systems .

Maria Dimopoulos

Maria Dimopoulos AM is a nationally and internationally

recognised executive leader and expert on multicultural affairs. Maria has over 25 years of experience in cultural diversity, gender equity justice and human


John Smithies

John is an arts manager with a background of arts

programming, research and policy development.

At CDN John works with the Board

and a skilled team to support stronger planning and evaluation of cultural development activities

and integration of regional

and national cultural policy

Lidia Thorpe

 She is a Gunnai-Gunditjmara woman Australian politician. She was the member for Northcote in the Victorian Legislative Assembly from 2017 to 2018 and is a member of the Victorian Greens.

Eveyln Tadros

She is a barrister practicing primarily in commercial and public law. she founded and co-directed the Human Rights Arts and Film Festival and is currently Chair of the board.

Sandeep Varma

Sandeep Varma

He is the CEO of media startup SAARI Collective, Chair of the Board of 100 Story Building, a former speechwriter and lawyer, and child safety expert.

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