In her role with Philanthropy Australia, Vicki manages our New Gen Network for young philanthropists and develops events for our national funder peer networks including Family Foundations, Corporate Foundations, Education, Rural and Regional and Arts.
Prior to joining Philanthropy Australia, Vicki managed the National Education Program at the Australian Chamber Orchestra (ACO) for 10 years, building the fledging program into a comprehensive range of initiatives engaging with students with disability, indigenous students, communities in Western Sydney, children in hospital and regional Australia. Vicki also established the ACO’s Emerging Artists Program which is now one Australia’s leading artist development programs, and the ACO’s regional touring orchestra, ACO Collective (previously ACO2).
Prior to her role with the ACO, Vicki worked in operations and orchestral management with the Australian Youth Orchestra and the University of Melbourne and taught instrumental music at schools in Perth and Melbourne.
Please note: for the foreseeable future Vicki will also be the acting State Manager for NSW & ACT and QLD & NT.