Portrait of Rachel Payne

Rachel Payne

Rachel Payne is the General Manager of Eros Association, the national industry association and advocacy group of the adult retail and entertainment industry. Relatively new to this position, Rachel has been working on campaigns surrounding classification and censorship, as well as discrimination of adult businesses by the banking sector, and exclusion of employment services for adult retailers.

Previously Rachel worked with Fiona Patten MLC in the Victorian Parliament, and held positions at the Family Court of Australia and Centrelink. Rachel holds an undergraduate degree in sociology and politics from Newcastle University, and a Masters in Policy and Human Services from RMIT University. Her interests include censorship, drug law reform, gender, sex and equality.