Scilla Askew has extensive experience in the arts as both a performer and arts manager. From 1998???2010 she held the position of Executive Director of SOUNZ, the Centre for New Zealand Music. During that time she served as Vice-President of the International Association of Music Information Centres (2003???2005) and in 2004 she was awarded the KBB Citation for Services to New Zealand Music by the Composers??? Association of New Zealand. She was a founding trustee of the Music Education Trust of Aotearoa New Zealand and still serves on the Lilburn Residence Trust. Scilla now works as a content strategist and web editor. She dabbles in publishing and most recently published two talks by Douglas Lilburn for the Lilburn Residence Trust.