Board and Executive

The Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery Act 2017 establishes TMAG as a statutory authority which is an instrumentality of the Crown, and the Board of Trustees of the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery is provided with financial support from the Tasmanian Government. All employees are state public servants, and TMAG is subject to the policy and governance frameworks applied to Tasmanian Government agencies.

Board of Trustees of the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery

  • Mr Geoff Willis AM, Chair
  • Ms Brett Torossi
  • Miss Julia Farrell
  • Professor Jim Reid
  • Associate Professor Penny Edmonds
  • Mr Scott Baddiley
  • Mr Mark Fraser

TMAG Executive

  • Ms Janet Carding, Director
  • Mr Andy Baird, Deputy Director, Engagement  
  • Mr Laurence Paine, Deputy Director, Business and Operations
  • Ms Jane Stewart, Principal Curator (Art)
  • Ms Philippa Cox, Registrar
  • Dr Gintaras Kantvilas, Head of Herbarium