Staff profile: Julie Garradd

Position title:
Head, Visitor Programs and Services
Phone:
612 9320 6233
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Julie Garradd has an extensive background in visitor programs and services in a number of settings including sport and recreation, tourism, local council and the arts sector. Prior to joining the Museum, Julie was Head of Visitor Programs and Services at the Powerhouse Museum, where she was responsible for introducing their highly successful and innovative public programs for children, families and adults. Other management positions Julie held included Manager, Regional Programs; Manager, Student and Volunteer Programs; Olympics Coordinator. Julie has worked on various special projects, the most recent being the new exhibition commissioning process. Julie's background also includes staff training and development, recreation facilities planning, and community development at a number of government departments including Sport and Recreation, Tourism, Education, and Minerals and Energy. She has a degree in Applied Social Science and a diploma in Leisure Studies. Julie commenced her position with the Australian Museum in January, 2006.