MEDIA RELEASE - Appointment to the Australia Council Board
2 March 2016
The Australian Government has
appointed Christine Simpson Stokes to the Board of the Australia Council for a
period of three years.
Simpson Stokes’ broad
experience in business
management and media, and her considerable expertise in philanthropy and
private sector support for the arts will be highly valuable on the Board of the
Simpson Stokes is a prominent West Australian, a Trustee of Western Australia’s
Children’s Charity Telethon, Patron to the Young Indigenous Women’s leadership
programme ‘Kimberley Girl’ and a member of the Advisory Council of the Jackman
Furness Foundation for the Performing Arts.
The Australian Government congratulates
Mrs Simpson Stokes
on her appointment.
The Australia Council supports excellence in and appreciation of the arts
nationally. More information about the
Australia Council is available at www.australiacouncil.gov.au.