MA Board

The MA Board is the association's governing body. Members come from all parts of of the UK museums community, and are directly elected by the membership. 

The members of the board are directors of a company limited by guarantee and trustees of a charity.

The Board is responsible to the membership of the association for ensuring that the organisation is administered in a way that complies with all legal, financial and other relevant regulations.

It is also responsible to the membership for ensuring that the Association fulfils its aims and objectives.

Board members

President

30042013-maggie-appletonMaggie Appleton
Chief executive, Royal Air Force Museum










Treasurer

13082018-heather-leesHeather Lees

Director of finance and planning, Shakespeare Birthplace Trust









Members

05042016-heledd-fychan-boardHeledd Fychan
Head of policy and public affairs at Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales








07082013-iain-watsonIain Watson
Director, Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums










05042016-dhikshana-preingDhikshana Pering
Young people's producer, London Borough of Culture 2020, Brent









14072014-paddy-gilmorePaddy Gilmore
Freelance consultant







05042016-alex-bird-boardAlex Bird
Sector development officer, Museum Development North West








03042017-simon-brownSimon Brown
Curator of collections at Newstead Abbey and project curator, National Justice Museum








03042017-sue-mackaySue Mackay
Curator and manager, Keswick Museum and director, collections and programming, Thackray Medical Museum










03042017-gillian-findlayGillian Findlay
Head of museums and collections, Culture Perth and Kinross









31052017-david-liddimentDavid Liddiment
Creative director, All3Media











04042018-rachel-minott-smallRachael Minott
Research assistant, Birmingham Museums Trust