A native Canberran, Annabelle left Canberra to attend The Australian Ballet School in
Melbourne. After graduating, she joined the West Australian Ballet for a short period
before returning to join The Australian Ballet. During her time with The Australian Ballet,
she toured: the USA, United Kingdom, USSA, Greece, China, Japan, Taiwan, Singapore,
where in addition to corps de ballet roles, Annabelle performed the principal role in Bajart’s
Four Last Songs, and soloist roles in: Giselle, Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty, La Sylphide, The
Competition, Gaite and Le Bayadare.
On her retirement from performance, Annabelle worked in the not-for-profit sector: in
development and sponsorship for: Opera Australia, The Australian Ballet, the Royal
Agricultural Society of NSW & the Royal Easter Show. She moved into the corporate sector in Executive Search and Selection and marketing for eye laser centres.
In between managing a busy family with three daughters three years apart, Annabelle has
been involved in G.R Davis Pty Ltd, a multifaceted agribusiness. Annabelle has a Masters of
Management (Marketing) from Macquarie Graduate School of Management and Board
Experience on ACT Snowsports – now Snow Australia, Northern Management.