Who We Are

Mentoring Coordinator and Eat Administrator

Sally Thorburn
Sally has a wide range of experience in the cultural heritage, visual, digital and performance arts. She has a post-graduate Diploma in Museums, a Certificate of Professional Photography and a BA in History and Art History.

Board of Trustees

Charlotte Larsen
Charlotte is the founder of EAT. She is also the Creative Director and owner of Random Films and an actor, director and producer of film and theatre. Wellington born and UK bred, Charlotte achieved a BA in Theatre and Film a Victoria University and has trained at the University of Southern California (Directing/Producing at Universal Studios), New York Film Academy (Acting at Universal Studios), LAMDA (Acting) and City Lit College, London (Acting).

Lawrence McDonald
Lawrence is the CHAIR of the EAT board. He is an independent writer, editor, exhibition curator and teacher. Lawrence is the editor of the journal ‘Illusions’ which focuses on film and theatre. He has extensive experience working with Arts funding bodies.

Michelle Turner
Michelle has worked in the film and television industry for the last eighteen years. She has produced two feature films, short films, television and a feature documentary.
Michelle’s full bio (PDF)

Graham Atkinson 
Graham’s full bio (PDF)