Mardi Hirst (Janetzki)

2018 JUDGE

ROLE / ORGANISATION

Youth Development Officer – Arts
City of Greater Geelong

LOCATION

Vic.
Australia

SHORT BIO

Mardi Hirst (Janetzki) is a youth development officer at the City of Greater Geelong with the portfolio of arts. Mardi has a long history in management of community arts and engagement projects, as well as teaching in the areas of digital filmmaking. In her current role Mardi develops projects with young people such as Odyssey Film Festival for Years 11 and 12 Media Studies students. Mardi has degrees in arts administration, art and design, business management, electronic media, and digital video. Mardi is also an artist in her own right with a passion for street art, film, music and photography.