Fran Ricketts to chair the Arts Foundation — 02.12.10

Fran Ricketts will replace retiring Trustee Ros Burdon, as Chairman of the Arts Foundation.

Welcome to Fran Ricketts, new Arts Foundation Chairman. 

Fran, from Auckland, has a long standing and active interest in New Zealand arts - both visual and performing.  She and her husband Geoff are Founding Patrons of the Arts Foundation.  They are collectors of modern New Zealand art, and patrons of many Auckland and several New Zealand arts organisations. Through Fran's enthusiasm and energy, she has introduced the Arts Foundation to a number of high profile Auckland people, keen to offer their support to the arts.