ERIN MILNE is an experienced producer and manager specialising in the development of new Australian work. Forever Now is her first project with Aphids. Most recently, she was the Executive Producer of Arena Theatre Company for seven years, realising a number of works for the company including major commissions, co-productions and the company’s first international collaboration. Her leadership role at the company also entailed high-level strategic planning, corporate governance and business management. Erin has extensive knowledge of and networks within the Australian performing arts industry, and currently sits on committees for Theatre Network Victoria and Deakin University’s Arts and Entertainment Management courses. In the past she has worked for organisations including Regional Arts Victoria, Brisbane City Council, Backbone Youth Arts, and on a number of freelance arts projects in Australia.