Lisa is responsible for planning, organising and running all professional development events, career programs and screen culture activities for Screenworks. She also drives membership at Screenworks, ensuring that the organisation contributes positively to its members, screen industry practitioners, stakeholders, partners and the state, national and international screen industry. Lisa is also responsible for communications with mainstream and social media.
Lisa O’Meara is Marketing and Communications professional with extensive experience in event management, retail management, product management and arts administration. She has worked internationally across a range of industries including screen, publishing, software and entertainment distribution and Arts Festival management. Lisa is passionate about the creative industries and inspired by the talents and resourcefulness of the creative people she has worked with.
Lisa has worked for a broad range of government, private and not for profit organisations including Film Australia, the ABC, Media Monitors, Tech Pacific, Horwitz Publishers and HBJ Publishers. Her clients have included Disney, Adobe, Broderbund, The Learning Company and Blizzard.
Lisa also successfully ran her own marketing consulting business and co-owned and managed a small production company and a retail business. Lisa has tertiary qualifications in both Marketing and Education.
Helping screen content creators bring their stories to life is her current passion.