About Staff

Graham Pushee - Managing Director

Graham completed a teaching degree in Sydney before being awarded a Churchill Fellowship which enabled him to continue his voice studies in the UK and at the Schola Cantorum Basiliensis in Switzerland. Based in Basel for over 20 years he performed throughout Europe, America and made regular guest appearances for Opera Australia. Upon relocating back to Sydney in 2001 he commenced working with Virginia Braden at Arts Management before choosing to retire from singing in 2006 and subsequently becoming managing director of Arts Management.

Nina Kang - Artist Manager

Nina was born in Berlin where she completed a Bachelor in Piano and Music Education and a Master in Arts Management. She worked in diverse roles within the arts in Germany and Australia including Public Relations, Artist Liaison and Piano Teaching. After moving to Australia, she has worked as Travel Coordinator at the Australian Chamber Orchestra.

Matthew Brown - Finance Manager

Matthew has worked as a Finance Manager in the Travel and Legal industries since returning from a working holiday in the UK in the late 1980's. He is a keen sportsman, still playing basketball and soccer competitively, and has completed all but three City to Surfs since 1989. He is married, with two teenage children, who enjoy playing the saxophone and viola.

Liz Hobart - Administrator

Liz completed a BA (Writing) at Macquarie University followed by an MFA (Writing for Performance) at NIDA. She has had several of her plays staged at theatres around Sydney and has spent the past five years working in administration and front-of-house at a range of performing arts venues and film companies, most recently at The Concourse, Chatswood.