Angelina is an independent innovation consultant and design strategist with a proven track record in supporting innovators to create new products and services that meet market needs. A Senior Project Manager and Research Director with deep experience of delivering projects on time, to budget, all while growing team expertise. An expert in client engagement and partnership development. A trusted, responsible, kind and pro-active leader with an enduring creative practice and commitment to knowledge translation across sectors. Deep understanding of innovation and entrepreneurship as it applies to the creative industries, health and well-being and Industry 5.0.
Angelina has held Senior leadership positions in NFP, Government and Universities, including Global Centre for Modern Ageing, ARC Centre of Excellence for Creative Industries and Innovation, Australian Institute of Business and multiple universities across Australia. Invited Adjunct Professor in the School of Design, RMIT University. Established research track record and partnerships with multiple museums across Australia, US and UK.
Expert in creating strategy and engaging solutions through high quality collaborate project design and delivery. Highly skilled at identifying and adapting to changes in markets and client needs. Successful track record of significant funding procurement and acquittal.
A skilled communicator of CALD background with a sound understanding of effective cultural communication. An excellent resource manager with the knowledge and expertise to deliver excellent outcomes for all involved.
A successful creative practitioner and artisan with awards including Queensland Premiers’ Smithsonian Fellowship (New York); Australian Post-Graduate Industry Award and Australian Wool Fashion Awards.