Philippa Maughan

Executive Director

Philippa is responsible for providing strategic leadership and operational management of all activities of CircuitWest in line with the organisation’s Vision, Purpose, Values and strategic plan. Philippa is a respected industry leader, having contributed to the performing arts and touring sectors for over 15 years.  Philippa was previously the Manager, Performing Arts Touring and Investment Director at Regional Arts WA, where she managed the Touring and Funding teams. She was on the board of the Blue Room Theatre from 2012 – 2020, including six years as Deputy Chair, and was Chair of the Industry Advisory Panel for WAAPA’s Bachelor of Performing Arts. She is a Fellow of Leadership WA and a member of the RRR Network (Rural, Regional and Remote Women’s Network of WA)


Philippa was awarded CircuitWest’s People Pinnacle Award in 2020.