A Widjabul woman /Bundjalung territories Rhoda is an experienced motivated and versatile arts executive, with a diverse range of international and national industry practice within commercial, community and non-profit organisations. Rhoda was the founder and Festival Director of the Dreaming Festivals (1995-2009) an actor/producer and director and continues to work as a consultant, speaker and performer in theatre, film, television and radio. She was the Co Founder the Aboriginal National Theater Trust and held the Creative Director positions for the Awakening Segment Sydney Olympic Games 2000, Opening Ceremony. Sydney New Years Eve 2009-2011, Opening ceremony of the Musee Du Quay Branley, Paris and many more national events. Head of First Nations Programming, Sydney Opera House, Creative Director Parrtjima Festival , Alice Springs, Festival Director, Boomerang Festival, Associate artist : Northern Rivers Performing Arts (NORPA), Vivid Opera House Sails Projection, Creative Director,Events Consultant /creative : Imagination Australia.