Mr Chris Widenbar was appointed Deputy Director, Redevelopment Program in June 2019.
Mr Widenbar joined the Memorial in 2016 as Executive Officer to the Director. He has more than 15 years’ experience in museum operations and management and post-graduate qualifications in Museum Studies and Commercial Law. Prior to joining the Memorial he worked at the Shrine of Remembrance in Melbourne for 10 years. His roles included operational management roles and four years as the internal project manager for the Shrine’s $45m redevelopment which was completed in 2014.