The Council of the National Museum of Australia is part of the Communications and the Arts portfolio, and functions in an advisory capacity.
The National Museum of Australia Council is responsible for the overall performance of the organisation, including setting the strategic direction and establishing goals for management. The Council works with senior management in developing, executing, monitoring and adjusting the appropriate strategies.
Current board appointments
|Position||Appointee||Gender||Start date||End date|
|Chairperson||Mr David Jones||Male||25/06/2015||24/06/2018|
|Member||Dr Janet Albrechtsen||Female||11/12/2014||10/12/2017|
|Member||Prof Catharine Lumby||Female||30/05/2016||06/05/2019|
|Member||Ms Maureen Plavsic||Female||05/05/2016||04/05/2019|
|Member||Mr Michael Traill AM||Male||05/05/2016||04/05/2019|
|Member||Mr Benedict (Ben) Maguire||Male||20/08/2015||19/08/2018|
|Member||Mr Alexander Hartman||Male||26/02/2015||25/02/2018|
|CEO/Executive Director/Managing Director||Dr Mathew Trinca||Male||17/02/2014||16/02/2019|