11 September 2015

Arts Minister Senator George Brandis has announced the appointment of Ms Rebecca Weisser to the Australia Council Board for a three year term.

Ms Weisser has had a long and rich career as a journalist, editor, communications consultant and diplomat, and will bring this extensive experience across a number of fields to her position on the Board of the Council.

Ms Weisser is committed to the arts, has a strong interest in travel and languages and holds a Bachelor of Arts from the Australian National University.

She is currently a journalist, editor, TV commentator and communications consultant.

More information can be found at the Australia Council website.

Read the full Appointment to the Australia Council Board media release.