People

Greg is responsible for the overall management of the organisation. He works with the Board to set strategic directions and oversee policy development.

Cutting his teeth as a cabaret musician and department store executive, Greg co-founded and was managing director of Adelaide’s iconic Imprints Booksellers (1984—2007). With a wealth of governance experience, including a term as an Elected a Member of the Adelaide City Council (2000—03) and on the boards of many community benefit, arts and cultural organisations, Greg went on to head up Arts SA, becoming Deputy Chief Executive in the SA Premier’s Department, where his stewardship included the Adelaide Thinkers in Residence Program, Capital City Directorate, and The Integrated Design Commission SA.He was founder and is now Chairman of The Adelaide Festival of Ideas. In 2012 Greg moved to SA Health to head up Office for the Ageing, and interim Director at the Botanic Gardens.

Greg joined the History Trust of South Australia in April 2016.

 

Phone:
08 8203 9888

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Greg Mackie OAM

Dr Kristy Kokegei is a digital historian and strategist. She manages the development of the History Trust’s digital presence and oversees the organisation’s public engagement activities in the digital, community museum and learning and education spheres.

Kristy spearheads the Trust’s evolving role in supporting and enabling South Australia’s state-wide community history network, in designing and delivering 21st century learning and education experiences for students, and in providing strategic guidance to the digitisation and engagement activities of all History Trust museum branches.

Kristy’s particular areas of interest and expertise include the application of digital methods to the research, presentation of, and engagement with history as well as specific research interests and PhD in the history of Australian immigration, citizenship and migrant assimilation.

 

Phone:
08 8203 9888

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Mandy manages the Migration Museum’s people, site, collections, interpretation and strategic direction. She also has responsibility for research and the State History Collection across the History Trust. Mandy has worked as an historian and curator for over two decades. Her particular areas of interest include the history of Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal relations and relationships to land in South and Central Australia, and the social and migration history of South Australia.

 

Phone:
08 8207 7570

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Paul is Director of the National Motor Museum and the Director of the South Australian Maritime Museum. He is focused on the strategic direction of the Museums and manages Museum staff, volunteers, collections and public programs.

 

Phone:
08 8568 4000 (National Motor Museum)

08 8207 6255 (South Australian Maritime Museum)

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Donna is the Business Manager with the History Trust of South Australia. Donna manages the Business Unit and is responsible for financial management, human resources, records management, ICT helpdesk and server management.

 

Phone:
08 8203 9888

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Amber is the WHS & HR Manager at the History Trust.

 

Phone:
08 8203 9888

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Karen is the History Festival Manager within the Public Engagement branch of History Trust of South Australia and also coordinates the History Trust Library.

 

Phone:
08 8203 9888

 

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Dani works on marketing and communications for the History Trust projects and events, as well as for the National Motor Museum, Migration Museum and South Australian Maritime Museum.

 

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Pauline is a Community History Officer within the History Trust of South Australia. Pauline works with South Australia’s community history network to develop new programs and activities and to build the skills and professional practice of the community museums sector in South Australia.
Pauline has many years’ curatorial experience and has worked with a variety of collections, in both small community museums and large institutions in the UK and Australia.
You can contact Pauline for practical advice and assistance with any aspect of community museum/history work, skills training and information about the History Trust’s museums standards program, grant programs and SA Community History website.

 

Phone:
08 8203 9888

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Mark is the graphic designer and exhibition designer for projects across the History Trust including the National Motor Museum, Migration Museum and South Australian Maritime Museum.

 

Phone:
08 8203 9888

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Amanda works with South Australia’s community history network to develop and manage projects and programs that enable the community history and museums sector to tell the stories of their communities, manage historical collections and make their history and collections accessible.

Amanda has been working in community history for many years, both for the History Trust of South Australia and for community museums. You can contact Amanda for practical advice and assistance with any aspect of community museum/history work, skills training, and information about the History Trust’s museums standards program, grant programs and SA Community History website.

Phone:
08 8203 9888

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Catherine works on website content, including the SA History Hub, and works with the Digital Engagement manager to develop projects across the History Trust’s museums. She is the voice of @historysa on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

Catherine’s areas of interest include social media, community engagement and oral history.

 

Phone:
08 8203 9888

 

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Michelle is the Manager of  Learning Programs at the History Trust.

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Laura is the Digital Learning Coordinator for the Education team. In this role she works across all branches of the History Trust of South Australia to create, maintain and distribute innovative digital education content and experiences.

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Tess is the Digital Content Producer at the History Trust.

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Jenny is the Executive Assistant to the Chief Executive Officer Greg Mackie.

 

Phone:
08 8203 9888

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Oliver is technical lead for the Digital Engagement team. He provides the analysis and development of solutions to manage and deliver digital content online and in the museums and galleries.

 

Phone:
08 8203 9888

 

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Gagan is an administrator for the Digital Engagement team.

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Susan is the Records Manager at the History Trust.

 

Phone:
08 8203 9888

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Joylyne is an Administrative Officer and provides the Business Managers assistance with Human Resource related administrative tasks. Joylyne works part time for the History Trust of South Australia.

 

Phone:
08 8203 9888

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Debi is an Administrative Officer who works at the front desk in reception at the History Trust of South Australia.

 

Phone:
08 8203 9888

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