2016 to Present—National AWARD School Chair

2016—Panelist at Make Nice, part of Vivid Ideas Festival

2016—AWARD Lecturer

2016—AWARD Awards Judge

2014 to Present—AWARD Committee Member

2015—AWARD Lecturer

2015—AWARD Awards Judge

2014—AC&E Awards Judge

2012 to Present—Head of Art at M&C Saatchi Sydney and LIDA Sydney (M&C Saatchi Group)
Clients include CommBank, CommSec, Garvan Institute of Medical Research, Google, IAG, Lexus, NewsCorp, Optus, Vinnies and Accor.

2011 to 2012—Senior Art Director at Mercer Bell, Sydney
Clients include Mastercard, Toyota, Institute of Company Directors, Institute of Chartered Accountants, Allianz Insurance, Sydney Morning Herald, RSVP, BT and Asgard Financial Services.

2010 to 2011—Freelance Senior Art Director
Agencies included RAPP Sydney, DDB Sydney, Ogilvy Sydney, Republic of Everyone, Tibet, Lavender*
Clients included AMEX, Qantas, WSPA, News Limited, AUSTAR and Westpac.

2008 to 2010—Art Director at RAPP and DDB Sydney
Clients included Australian Red Cross, ARC Blood Service, Cancer Council, Austar, Foxtel, Audi, HSBC, Woolworths, YHA, FedEx, BT and VW.

2007 to 2008—Art Director at Rhodes Wingrove, Sydney
Clients included National Portrait Gallery, Institute of Chartered Accountants, CommInsure, Sydney Opera House, Campbelltown Arts Centre, Sydney IVF, and AdNews / PKN.

2004 to 2007—Art Director at LOUD, Sydney
Clients included ING, Macquarie Bank, IMAX, Bayer, Australia Day Council, Sydney Aquarium and Bridgeclimb.

2012 to present—Master of Fine Arts, COFA, UNSW
Research Masters degree combining ceramics with theories of molecular biology and genetics

2004—AWARD School
The Australasian Writers and Art Directors School. Finished in the top 30, was eligible for SuperCraft

2000 to 2003—Bachelor of Design (Visual Communications) UTS Sydney
Graduated with first class honours and a sub-major in photography

Advertising awards—Webbys
Official Honoree 2014—Commonwealth Bank—Working Capital

Advertising awards—AdNews Agency of the Year
Winner 2014—Commonwealth Bank—Working Capital

Advertising awards—AC&E
Winner 2014—Commonwealth Bank—Working Capital
Highly Commended 2014—Commonwealth Bank—Working Capital
Highly Commended 2014—Google—Start Flying with Google Partners

Advertising awards—Echo Awards
Certificate of Excellence 2009—Austar—Pub With No Sport
Leader Award 2009—Audi—Audi Q5 launch

Advertising awards—Caples
Finalist 2014—Google—Start Flying with Google Partners

Advertising awards—AGDA
Finalist 2014—Commonwealth Bank—Working Capital

Advertising awards—ADMA
Bronze Award 2013—Commonwealth Bank—Pay With Points
Bronze Award 2009—Austar—Pub With No Sport
Bronze Award 2009—Audi—Audi Q5 launch
Finalist 2009—Austar—MyStar Confidential

Advertising awards—Effies
Finalist 2013—Commonwealth Bank—Pay With Points

Published work—Directory Magazine
2014—Google—Start Flying with Google Partners
2009—Austar—Pub With No Sport

Published work—Shots Magazine
2008—Institute of Chartered Accountants—Riddle

Thought pieces and articles
2016—AdNews—Creative focus: Variety, the spice of life
2015—AdNews—Big picture: Mad men, stonewalled women

Cancer advocacy
2016—AdNews—Dreamlab turns smartphones into supercomputers

Art prizes and exhibitions
Brunswick Street Gallery Small Works Prize 2011— First prize $5000
GAFFA Gallery Noun Collective exhibition 2011—contributor
Design Federation Year of the Tiger Exhibition 2010—contributor
Corbis Creatives Behind the Lens 2009— finalist

Banner photograph courtesy of Gary Heery.