Head Communications and Marketing
Allan Yates joined the Memorial in 2014 as Head Communications and Marketing. He has a strong background as a communications and marketing manager and practitioner for state and federal government agencies. His career includes experience with national and international organisations in both public and private sectors. Allan worked as a journalist for almost 20 years, including 12 years in the Federal Parliamentary Press Gallery. He has a strong understanding of the requirements of institutional and corporate communications and marketing areas and has held senior roles in media relations with the Australian Institute of Sport and the Sydney Olympics.