Apr 27, 2021
Introducing Dr Ashley Robertson
We are delighted to announce Dr Ashley Robertson's appointment as the new Executive Director of AMaGA Victoria.
Ash has worked for AMaGA Victoria since 2017, successfully managing the complex strategic and operational responsibilities of Victorian Collections (VC). She has demonstrated excellent strategic planning, project and business management, and senior stakeholder engagement skills during her time with VC. She has also built strong relationships within the Victorian museum network, especially volunteer-run and community collecting organisations, and with project partners in the government and philanthropic sectors.
Before joining AMaGA, Ash developed her knowledge and experience of the museum sector through academic study and various industry roles. She has a PhD in Anthropology (University of Melbourne) and a Masters in Museum Studies (University of St Andrews), as well as nearly 10 years of experience working across the culture and heritage sector. Her professional profile includes institutions such as Museums Victoria, UNESCO, St Andrews Museum, and the National Museum of Scotland.
Image credit: Catherine Forge, Museums Victoria.