Team

Management Committee


PATRON – STEVE BISLEY
Steve Bisley was born at Lake Munmorah, New South Wales. He attended the National Institute of Dramatic Art…
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Salvatore(Terry) Finocchiaro
I had always enjoyed movies from a young age. As a teenager my father purchased a Chinon Super 8 camera on a trip to Italy in 1979..
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Lydia Gawa
Lydia is from Darwin and loves to be part of grassroots initiatives like the CDFF which uniquely …
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Matthew Phillips
‘To be’ in it or ‘not be’ in it, didn’t really even come into it; as being able to help Terry with what he has started here is an absolute honour…
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Natalie Bell
Natalie Bell
A born and bred Territorian, Natalie has strong local knowledge and sound business networks with more than ten years’ experience working in…
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Amie Smith
Amie Smith
Joined the CDFF Team in July 2017.
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Ross Finocchiaro
Joined the CDFF Team in July 2017.
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Nicholas Parry
The young local boy; Nicholas, possesses an eye for detail. It has…
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Lisa Finocchiaro
A born and bred Territorian, Lisa Finocchiaro lives in Brisbane with her husband and their three young beautiful boys. Her career…
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