Key members of the SEI team
Michelle St Anne
- SEI Role 1
- Pillar 1
- Sydney Environment Institute
- The University of Sydney
Michelle St Anne is the head administrator and event manager for the Sydney Environment Institute. She brings both corporate experience and creativity to this role, with a background in both corporate conference management and theatre direction.
Michelle began as a conference producer and event manager, focusing on environmental and infrastructure projects, for IIR Conferences Australia. She then moved onto the US Pacific Investment Management Company (PIMCO) where she worked as the executive assistant and event manager. She was also a PIMCO foundation board member representing the Arts and Humanities.
Outside of SEI, Michelle is the Artistic Director and founder of the award winning Sydney based theatre company ‘The Living Room Theatre’. This Not for Profit company has produced over 11 ambitious productions and has received the 2013 national IDEA (Interior Design Excellence Awards) Award in the Event Category. Her latest work, supported in part by SEI and WWF, is an Earth Hour event titled ‘She Only Cries at Night’ that explores the beauty and suffering of a mother’s grief and the destruction of the Great Barrier Reef.
She is currently the artist in residence at The Macleay Museum.