Dr Helen Light
Helen Light AM was inaugural Director of the Jewish Museum of Australia having worked there from 1983 - 2010. There she curated over 100 exhibitions.
She now works as a consultant in museums, exhibitions and with collections, specifically with multicultural heritage. She is curating several exhibitions. Helen was President of Museums Australia (Vic), an Executive Member of the Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV); and on the Boards of the Jewish Christian Muslim Association, the Faith Communities Council of Victoria and on the Advisory Board for the Australian Centre for Jewish Civilization at Monash University.
She is currently a Board Member of the Ethnic Community Council of Victoria and is on the Advisory Board for the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology Art Gallery.
Image credit: Ponch Hawkes