Lynne Small has been with both the Phonographic Performance Company of Australia Ltd (PPCA) and the Australian Recording Industry Association of Australia (ARIA) since 1996. Lynne has held a range of positions within those organizations, and is currently the General Manager.
PPCA is a not for profit collecting society established to issue licences for the public performance and communication of copyright protected sound recordings and music videos. Net licence fees (after deduction of relevant administration expenses) are distributed to copyright owners, registered Australian recording artists, and a Trust Fund that provides grants for the encouragement of music and the performing arts.
Prior to joining PPCA Lynne spent almost 7 years at Festival Records. She is a CPA, and holds an MBA from the AGSM.
Lynne is a Director of the industry based charity Support Act Limited, and has held the role of Treasurer since 1998. Lynne has also been a Director of the Australian Copyright Council since 2013.