NELL SCHOFIELD

Nell is a performer and producer whose films include Guarding the Galilee (2017) and A Mighty Force (2018).

Currently co-curating and producing TEDxByronBay2021, Nell has worked on a range of projects with ABC TV, Showtime, CNN International, Channel 9, ABC Radio National, and BayFM where she hosts Road Trip.

An advocate for positive social change, she is one of Al Gore’s Climate Reality leaders and has worked with Lock the Gate, Solar Citizens and The Sunrise Project on impactful environmental campaigns.

A much sought after public speaker and Mistress of Ceremonies for a range of live events, Nell also coaches clients in presentation skills. Contact us here for details.

She also narrates feature documentaries such as Australia Says Yes, Project Manta, and Cuttlefish – the brainy bunch as well as popular programs like ABC’s Media Watch where she has worked for over 20 years.

Well known for her lead role in the cult classic film Puberty Blues, Nell is a graduate of NIDA where she and fellow students created the original stage play Strictly Ballroom.

She has served as Vice President of the Bondi Girls Surf Riders, and as director of the Sydney Festival, Object: Australian Design Centre and Rock Surfers Theatre Company. Her portrait by Abbey McCulloch was an Archibald finalist and is now with the National Portrait Gallery.