Karla Coggan 

Karla is a placemaker, creative producer and project manager. She has a background in both the arts and events, as well as property industries having worked with organisations such as Property Council of Australia, Place Management NSW, and Perfomance Space. 

Skilled at connecting communities and businesses through arts and culture to develop projects that inspire connection, exchange and delight, Karla is specifically interested in developing projects in regional areas that expose stories, and contribute to a sense of place.


Marta Francisco

Marta is a place manager with experience in areas such as design, business development, stakeholder management for both the private and public sectores, having successfully delivered a creative empty spaces initiative in Sydney, she has previously work as landscape architect in Lisbon.

Curious about how people transform and take ownership of places, she brings a passionate and holistic approach to delivering and maintaining projects, while building strong relationships and partnerships that produce meaningfull legacy.