About Me

Kelly-Anne joined Young at Art as General Manager in May 2018. Prior to that, she spent seven years as General Manager of Dance Resource Base, a support organisation for dance professionals across Northern Ireland.

Her other roles in Northern Ireland have included a number of years as the Arts & Cultural Programming Officer at the Linen Hall Library, jointly founding and delivering the very first Belfast Book Festival in 2009.

From Australia, her work prior to moving to Belfast was as an independent theatre producer, paralegal and policy researcher. She holds degrees in Politics and Law (University of Queensland) and Theatre (Queensland University of Technology) as well as a Post-Graduate Diploma in Executive Leadership from Ulster University. 

Kelly-Anne is passionate about the value of the arts to children, young people and their families and delivering on Young at Art's mission to bring extraordinary arts experiences into their lives.