Nigel started as WAM’s Regional Officer in 2003, and since then has completed projects in every major centre in every region of WA. In 2012 Nigel was awarded a BHP Billiton Scholarship to complete a post-graduate certificate in Social Impact at UWA’s Business School.
With extensive festival experience including site electrician to stage management, Nigel has managed the artist inner-sanctums for festivals, including Southbound, Laneway, and West Coast Blues & Roots. He booked for The Grosvenor and Swan Hotel and has been a DCA funding panelist since 2001. Nigel has remained active in several bands – playing small venues to festival stages.
As Regional Officer at WAM, Nigel is a fierce advocate for the needs of WA’s regional music community. Through a diverse range of programs and activities, Nigel plays an important role in helping artists throughout Western Australia realise their potential and achieve their artistic aspirations.