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Crikey Talks

The People’s Panel


Peter Fray Editor-in-chief

Peter Fray

Editor-in-chief @PeterFray
Peter is Crikey's editor-in-chief and managing editor of Private Media. He is formerly the editor-in-chief of The Sydney Morning Herald and The Sun-Herald, the editor of the SMH, The Sunday Age and The Canberra Times and the deputy editor of The Australian and The Sun-Herald.
Georgia Wilkins Senior Reporter

Georgia Wilkins

Senior Reporter @georgiamareew
Georgia is a senior reporter at Crikey. Previously Georgia has worked as a journalist in Australia and overseas, including six years as a reporter for The Age and The Sydney Morning Herald covering corporate misconduct, multinational tax avoidance and wrongdoing at the big end of town.
Annie Humphries Lead Support

Annie Humphries

Lead Support
Annie comes from Brisbane, Australia. She works for a trade union as the Lead Support, and she subscribes to Crikey because without independent media of the calibre of Crikey there is no vibrant democracy.
John Donovan Managing Director

John Donovan

Managing Director
JD comes from Sydney. He is the Managing Director of an IT security company, and he subscribes to Crikey because he values independent journalism that is not only fearless, but often inspires him to go off and research issues in greater detail.
John Barker Author, Retired Lecturer

John Barker

Author, Retired Lecturer
John’s career included being a research physicist, senior bureaucrat, renewable energy consultant and innovation lecturer. In his retirement he has become a published photographer and climate change author and global traveller until he escaped from a Covid-infected cruise ship in March 2020.

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What is Crikey Talks?

It’s our program of monthly online live events, exclusive to Crikey subscribers, and enjoyed from the comfort of wherever you are.

When you join our monthly online Crikey Talks, you’ll get YOUR questions answered by our very special guests, including Prof Peter Doherty, Anthony Albanese, Malcolm Turnbull, Gillian Triggs and more coming soon.

Also watch unique behind-the-scenes journalist insights, and ask the questions you want answered about media, business, politics, climate change, culture and more.