Assistant Director, Branch Head Corporate Services
Rhonda Adler was appointed to the position of Assistant Director, Branch Head Corporate Services in December 2007. Before taking up this role, she held the position of Chief Finance Officer and Head of the Finance Section. She has a Bachelor of Economics from the Australian National University, majoring in accounting. Since joining the Memorial in 1981 she has held a number of different positions across all branches within the Memorial, project managed a number of initiatives, and sponsored the implementation of e-Business. She has instigated many accounting reforms within the Memorial and has been recognised for her contribution to “whole of government” initiatives. She participates actively in external forums, especially to represent cultural agencies and is the current Chair of the Cultural Institutions Corporate Management Forum. Rhonda attended the 2003 Museum Leadership Program (MLP) at the University of Melbourne Business School and has participated in the MLP Alumi Masterclass program since that time. She also holds the position of Company Secretary for the Australian War Memorial Anzac Foundation.