About SQ

Our Staff

  • Kylie Munnich  Chief Executive Officer
  • Shannon Howat Executive Assistant, CEO & Board

  • Belinda Burns Chief Creative Officer

  • Mags Scholes Head of Content
  • Lucy Markovich Content Director
  • Phil Enchelmaier Content Director
  • Ian Lynch Content Director
  • Jed Dawson Games and SQhub Director
  • Christian Gesche Content Analyst
  • Joseph Meldrum Program Lead, Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Content
  • Joshua Beckett Content Assistant, Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Content
  • Danielle Andrews  Content Assistant

  • Gina Black Head of Physical Production and COVID Liaison
  • Naomi Wenck Production Attraction Director
  • Kathryn Metcalfe Location Services Manager
  • Courtney Moore Creative Coordinator

  • Rowena Billard Screen Culture & Community Director

  • Dee Mundell Chief Operating Officer
  • Barbara Stevens Finance Manager
  • John Hatzakis Financial Controller
  • Rebecca Capper People & Culture Manager
  • Caitlin Johns People & Culture Officer

  • Nim Sathianathan Head of Legal & Company Secretary
  • Paul Judge Legal Manager
  • Lauren Clarke Legal Officer

Marketing and Communications
  • Melanie Jefcoate Events Manager
  • Liana Cantarutti Marketing and Communications Coordinator
  • Georgie Rowlands Marketing and Communications Officer

Screen Queensland Studios
  • Derek Hall Head of Studios
  • Jonathan Proby Studios Assistant
  • Matt Gillam Maintenance Coordinator

Kylie Munnich

KYLIE has over 25 years’ experience in the distribution and development world, having worked across a number of major US studios and independents, in Australia and the UK. Prior to becoming CEO of Screen Queensland, Kylie worked as a Scripted Sales and Co-Production Executive for Seven Studios in Sydney.

Kylie has also worked as the Senior Vice President for Distribution AsiaPacific for Sonar Entertainment and Director of Drama & Comedy for Sky Vision (their international distribution arm) where she was responsible for acquiring scripted content for Sky’s international sales.

Kylie has also held multiple roles within the Sony Entertainment Group including Senior Vice President UK, Ireland and Africa for Sony Pictures Television, and Vice President of Distribution for Australia and New Zealand where she was responsible for strategically developing and managing all sales functions in territories across multiple distribution platforms. She has also worked for MGM International Television selling content to AsiaPac and was the international sales manager for the Warner Bros company, Filmbank Distributors Ltd, based in London.

Belinda Burns

BELINDA is a passionate advocate for the screen industry and the arts with a strong background in strategic planning, marketing and communications, education, government liaison and leading creative teams. In September 2020, she was appointed Head of Marketing and Communications for Screen Queensland and Chief Creative Officer in April 2022.

As Director with the global PR network Citigate in London, Belinda spearheaded creative accounts for blue-chip financial corporations, and as General Manager for a social marketing consultancy within the Ogilvy Group she led numerous award-winning federal and state government change campaigns. Prior to joining Screen Queensland, Belinda was Director of Communications and Engagement at Brisbane Girls Grammar School.

Belinda holds an MA degree in Creative Writing from Bath Spa University in the UK, and a PhD in Writing from The University of Queensland, where she has lectured extensively and convened courses in creative writing (incl. screenwriting), literature and film studies. She is a published novelist and short fiction writer. 

Dee Mundell

DEE joined Screen Queensland in April 2015 bringing with her over 20 years’ experience in finance roles across industries such as agriculture, advertising, not-for-profit and government. Most recently Dee held the position of CFO Department of the Premier and Cabinet, a role that provided her with a valuable insight into the workings of government.

Derek Hall

DEREK brings to Screen Queensland an eclectic background of military, government, hospitality and humanitarian aid work, in addition to over a decade of filmmaking experience. Prior to his arrival in Brisbane, Derek was on the Producing team for feature film “Running For Grace”, starring Matt Dillon and Jim Caviezel and directed by David L. Cunningham and is producing on the John Fusco film “The Wind and the Reckoning”, among other key projects. While in Hawaii Derek headed up the largest independent film studio in the state, where he worked directly on projects for Universal, Marvel, Disney, ABC, IMAX, NBC & Netflix, providing post and production facilities as well as being a local producer and fixer. He also managed several companies working out of Honua Studios, including the nationally-awarded GVS Transmedia Accelerator. Derek is a member of Screen Producers Australia.