Programming Team

“Brilliant and clever people make up the AFoI programming team.”

Production & Volunteer Coordinator

Azusa Kyushiki

Azusa is a passionate young professional within the local performing arts events and festivals industry. She is on a journey to spread her love of arts with Adelaide audiences and create memorable experiences!


Belinda Petersen

Belinda is the passionate PR Director of BPPR who loves nothing more than to see her clients plastered in neon lights on TV, radio, online and in print.

Associate Producer

Anne Wiberg

Anne Wiberg is passionate about music, arts and a life worth living. She works with arts festivals and organisations both in SA and interstate and continues to chair the board of Music SA.

Volunteer editor

Helen Richardson

In a former life, Helen was the senior government arts adviser who kept us all in check – now she applies herself (voluntarily) to the pursuit of excellent grammar!

Administration Coordinator

Dani Raymond

Dani is an arts marketer and a festival tragic, with a keen interest in audience development and a (bizarre) love of spreadsheets. Recent recipients of Dani-love include Adelaide Film Festival, Adelaide Festival of Ideas and the Adelaide Fringe.

Executive Producer

Sandy Verschoor

Sandy has developed, fostered and promoted some of Adelaide’s richest cultural experiences. She’s addicted to learning and loves nothing better than an epiphany!