Head Exhibitions

Katherine McMahon was appointed as the Head of Exhibitions in July 2006. She joined the Memorial in September 2002 as the Manager of Personnel Operations in People Management, and was Council Secretary from January 2004 to June 2006. Before that she spent nine years working in human resources. During her tenure as Head of Exhibitions, she has overseen the Memorial’s extensive temporary and travelling exhibitions program; the redevelopment of the permanent Conflicts 1945 to today galleries; and the development of the permanent ANZAC Hall exhibition, Over the front: the Great War in the air. She has a Bachelor of Arts (Art History and Curatorship) from the Australian National University.

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