Our activities and programs are guided by a number of expert committees whose work is voluntary.

Branch Committee 2016 - 2019

Ms Lauren Ellis, Program Manager, Curation and Innovation, University of Melbourne

Vice President

Mr Padraic Fisher, Director, National Wool Museum

Mr Jim McCann

Mr Peter Abbott, CEO, Bendigo Heritage Attractions (until Dec 2019)

Ordinary Committee

Ms Lauren Bourke, PHD Candidate & Coordinator, Community Archives, Public Record Office Victoria

Mr Andrew Hiskens, Manager, Learning Services, State Library Victoria

Mr Louis Le Vaillant, Director and Curator, The Johnston Collection


Advisory Committees

Museum Accreditation Program

Ms Maggi Solly (Chair), Museum Consultant

Ms Jo-Anne Cooper, Manager, Special Collections and Grainger Museum, The University of Melbourne

Mr Warren Doubleday, Manager, Museum Services, Ballarat Tramway Museum

Ms Samantha Hamilton, Head, Collections and Exhibitions Management, Arts Centre Melbourne 

Ms Elizabeth Marsden, Collection Manager, The Sovereign Hill Museums Association

Ms Linda Peacock, Collections Manager, Shrine of Remembrance


Exhibition Services

Ms Caroline Carter, Manager, Exhibition Collection Management, Museums Victoria

Ms Rhonda Diffey, Collections Archivist, Greater City of Dandenong

Ms Cassie May, Consultant Curator

Angie Taylor, Exhibitions Coordinator, National Exhibition Touring Support (NETS) Victoria


Victorian Collections

Advisory Committee

Ms Monica Cronin

Ms Ria Green

Ms Elizabeth Triarico


Image: MA (Vic) 2016-2018 Branch Committee.