Dr Susan Congreve is a well-known arts advocate and has worked with many visual and performing arts organisations over the past twenty-one years as a senior manager and consultant. Through this work she has maintained a strong commitment to community development. Since 2003, Susan has worked closely with art centres and peak agencies throughout regional and remote Australia. Her scope of work has broadened over the years and now encompasses assistance with recruitment and personnel management, governance training, research as well as business development and cross-cultural consultations. In 2016, she completed her PhD with Curtin University.