Shepparton Art Museum Limited - Call for Board Directors

The Board of Shepparton Art Museum Limited is seeking expressions of interest from individuals to join the Shepparton Art Museum Limited Board.

Background information

Shepparton Art Museum Limited has been established as a company limited by guarantee to operate the Shepparton Art Museum as a public art museum.

The Board will comprise nine (9) Company Directors and will be a skills-based Board. There will be two Greater Shepparton City Council nominated positions, and one SAM Foundation representative. Shepparton Art Museum Limited is seeking six community members for the Board.

The Board is keen to attract representation from the financial, legal, marketing/tourism, art museum management sectors along with local Aboriginals, professional artists, and individuals with trust/philanthropic interests or experience in commercial operations, governance experience, or business leadership. There will be a diversity of skills, culture, gender, age, ethnicity, backgrounds and world views within the Board.

There is an initial two to three year term with a maximum of three terms (a maximum of nine years in total).

The new SAM will operate as a not-for-profit, charitable organisation and the Board positions are voluntary.

Expressions of interest are sought from individuals passionate about operating the Shepparton Art Museum, through the new Company Limited by Guarantee Board structure.

EOIs close on Friday 31 August 2018 and need to be submitted via the Expression of Interest Application Form available for download in Word and PDF formats below.

Expression of Interest - Application Form

Formal expressions of interest to join the Board of Directors of the Shepparton Art Museum Limited are made by answering the four questions in the below form and attaching a short biography (500 words) and Curriculum Vitae, returned marked "Confidential" to:

Chris Teitzel, Secretary
Shepparton Art Museum Limited
Locked Bag 1000
Shepparton VIC 3632

or via email to by close-of-business on Friday 31 August 2018.

Other documents

Potential Board members should read the following documents:

  • New Shepparton Art Museum
    Project page for New Building for the Shepparton Art Museum (SAM) on Greater Shepparton City Ceuncil website.

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