Alicia Rackett is an award winning producer of broadcast animation, interactive and mobile media. Since co-founded Blue Rocket Productions in 1999, Alicia has produced 15 animated television series including 10 international co-productions. Her interactive/multi-platform credits include award winning websites for kids, mobile series and online extensions to leading Australian television drama series. She is currently producing an Australia-India co-production, Buzz Bumble, an animated TV series for kids.
Alicia received the 2013 BOFA Entrepreneurial Spirit Award. Other awards during her time at Blue Rocket include; SPAA New Media Producer of the Year, AIMIA awards and a Tasmanian Export Award.
Alicia was an inaugural board member and Vice-Chair of Wide Angle Tasmania (2005 – 2010) and was briefly a member of the Digital Futures Advisory Council. In 2013 she returned to Tasmania after completing a 12 month volunteer assignment in international development in Northern Thailand. Alicia holds a Graduate Diploma in Screen Business (AFTRS) and a Bachelor of Built Environment (QUT).
Alicia served on WAT's Board 2005 - 2010, March 2014 - 2018 and served as Chair 2016-18.