Screen Australia Board appointments
Screen Australia Board
Turnbull Government has appointed Ms Claudia Karvan, Mr Richard King and Mr
Michael Hawkins to the Screen Australia Board for three year terms.
appointees bring a range of valuable experience and expertise to the Board,
strengthening Screen Australia’s ability to support and promote the development
of a creative, innovative and commercially-sustainable Australian screen
Claudia Karvan has previously served one term as a board member and brings valuable
expertise in the Australian screen industry and experience in all facets of
is an acclaimed actor, producer and director with Rhubarb Rhubarb Productions
Pty Ltd. She recently produced Doctor Doctor for Channel Nine and
appeared in Jack Irish on the ABC.
Richard King brings extensive corporate and government relations experience and
expertise in tax policy and federal–state relations.
has held a number of corporate and senior advisory roles to government, and is
currently Managing Partner of GRACosway Melbourne, a specialist consulting
Hawkins has considerable screen industry experience and is currently the
Executive Director of the National Association of Cinema Operators, Chair of
the Asia Pacific Screen Awards and the Brisbane Asia Pacific Film Festival and
a Director of Creative Content Australia. He was formerly on the Screen
is a solicitor with an extensive legal professional background and was
previously Chief Executive Officer, Counsel and Director of Australian
Multiplex Cinemas Ltd.
more information about Screen Australia visit www.screenaustralia.gov.au