Michelle Wright has been involved in the Arts in her hometown of Margaret River for over a decade. She has a strong ambition to support emerging creative talents and foster the love of words and with experience in teaching at university and TAFE, Michelle has a passion and commitment for excellence in the arts, believing all arts are essential to build active, healthy communities. Michelle has Bachelor degrees in Fine Arts and Psychology, a Post Graduate degree in Oenology and MBA completing core units in Event Management, Financial Management, Quality Management and Strategic Marketing/Sales Management. She is the owner and event coordinator of Somersault Events and has been the event manager for Cinefest OZ and Margaret River Readers and Writers Festival. Michelle is currently the general manager at Arts Margaret River.