Erica is a producer, project and production manager with Ballardong (Noongar), Irish convict, Scottish, and Cornish heritage. She is currently Special Events Producer at Darwin Festival, and a Consulting Producer specialising in Emerging Artists and Producers for clients such as Melbourne Fringe, Yirramboi and City of Melbourne. From 2016 – 2019, she was Creative Producer at Next Wave after living and working in Sydney for Legs On The Wall physical theatre company and managing the British Council’s ACCELERATE Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander leadership programme. Previously Erica was an Associate Producer for Next Wave 2014 and has worked with Performing Lines, Sydney Festival, Blackfella films and Performance Space managing programs and initiatives both locally and nationally. Her production credits include works within Melbourne Fringe, Melbourne International Comedy Festival, Adelaide Festival and Brisbane Festival. She has collaborated with artists from Korea, Australia and Timor Leste, and holds a particular interest in contemporary, experimental and live art from First Nations and diverse artists.