From the Island of Rotuman Letila Mitchell is founder of the Pacific Arts Alliance Trustee and Current Secretary General. She is also the Director of the Fiji Arts Council. She is a visual and performing artist with 15 years’ experience, performing and working in the Pacific, London, New Zealand and Australia.
Letila has extensive networks in the trade, tourism and arts sector throughout the region. She is also the Artistic Director of Rako, a multidisciplinary arts project that focuses on contemporary Rotuman productions.
After graduation with a Postgraduate Diploma in Cultural Management and a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Psychology from the University of the South Pacific, she has had an extensive career in the arts as a performer, director and events manager, having worked with the Fu Helava Dance Troupe, Suva the International Olympic Committee and the Hibiscus Festival Committee.