Board and Executive Team

Museums Board of Victoria

Museums Victoria is governed by Museums Board of Victoria, a statutory body established under the Museums Act 1983.

Museums Board of Victoria is responsible for the good management of Museum Victoria and is directly accountable to the Government of Victoria, through the Minister for the Arts. The Board consists of a maximum of eleven members appointed for a three-year term (for a maximum of three terms) by the Governor-in-Council and subject to the direction and control of the Victorian Minister for the Arts.

President

Dr Rufus Black

Members

Mr Andrew Butcher
Professor Edwina Cornish AO
Mr Wilkin Fon
Mr Colin Golvan QC
Dr Alison Inglis
Ms Linda Nicholls AO
Mr Peter Tullin
Ms Annette Vickery

Executive Team

Chief Executive Officer

Ms Lynley Marshall 

MBA (EXECUTIVE) (AUCK.)

Responsible for providing leadership of, and being accountable for, the operations of Museums Victoria and representing the organisation externally. 

APPOINTED FEBRUARY 2017

Chief Finance Officer 

Vacant

Responsible for financial strategy, strategic facilities management, maintenance of a risk-controlled environment for staff and visitors, and the operation of Museums Victoria's commercial businesses. Also responsible for policy development, legal services, governance, planning and providing support for the Museums Board of Victoria.

Director, Experience & Engagement

Ms Caroline (Caro) Llewellyn

Responsible for creating a visitor experience that is engaging, interesting and continues to expand our audience through digital technology and the provision of reliable, world class business information management systems. Also responsible for the implementation and management of Information Technology systems throughout Museums Victoria. The position is responsible for the development of Museums Victoria exhibitions and the production of planetarium shows, outreach content and other public programs.

APPOINTED JULY 2017

Director, Collections & Research

VACANT

Responsible for the Museum's Research Program and the development, management and conservation of the collections.

General Manager Melbourne Museum 

Mr Gordon White

Responsible for providing leadership of and accountable for operations at Melbourne Museum.

APPOINTED NOVEMBER 2013

General Manager Scienceworks 

Dr Nurin Veis

Responsible for providing leadership of and accountable for operations at Scienceworks.

APPOINTED APRIL 2013

General Manager Immigration Museum

Ms Soo Taylor (Acting)

Responsible for providing leadership of and accountable for operations of the Immigration Museum as a leading cultural, education and tourism experience and destination.

Appointed July 2017

General Manager Communications, Stakeholder Relations & Marketing 

VACANT

General Manager Development 

Ms Sandie Hall

APPOINTED NOVEMBER 2014

General Manager People & Culture 

Mr Sean Royal

APPOINTED JUNE 2017

Chief of Staff

Mr Rod Macneil

APPOINTED JULY 2017

Connect with Museums Victoria

Subscribe to our newsletter

Receive the latest news about our exhibitions, special events, programs and offers.