DEBBIE WILKS
 

Deb’s dedication to Performing Arts has seen her working for over 20 years in the Arts Sector, and she is known as a driving force in Australian Circus. 
 

She has worked with many emerging and established artists and has a passion for improving the business skills of Artists and building the value of the Arts to non-artists.This passion is the impetus behind Cluster Arts.“I am a quick thinking Arts professional who enjoys thinking outside the box. I understand the importance of strong governance. I have enjoyed a solid career in business, and in the Arts and believe you cannot have one without the other.”Deb’s career has included CEO of Flipside Circus (2009-2015) and CEO of Aboriginal Centre for Performance Arts (ACPA) (2015). Deb holds a Graduate Diploma in Management (Arts & Culture) and is currently completing her Masters In Management (Arts & Culture).

“The Circus and Performing Arts community is one big global family and I love travelling and finding the Artists wherever I go. I am looking forward to seeing what the next generation of emerging Artists has to show the world!”