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Old Parliament House Board

The Board of Old Parliament House (OPH) has been established under the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability (Establishing Old Parliament House) Rule 2016 (Section 13).

The functions of the Board are to decide the objectives, strategies and policies to be followed by OPH and to ensure the proper and efficient performance of OPH’s functions. The Minister may give the Board a written statement setting out strategic guidance for OPH.


Barrie Cassidy, Former journalist and press secretary

Deputy Chair

Mr Bernard Wright AO, Former Clerk of the House of Representatives


Ms Cheryl Cartwright, Former Press Gallery journalist


Ms Gai Brodtmann, Former Member of the House of Representatives


Ms Lenda Oshalem, Executive Director for Advocacy and Engagement, Minderoo Foundation


Mr Gerard Wheeler, Head of Public Affairs for Raytheon Australia


Professor Gregory Craven AO, Former Vice-Chancellor and President of Australian Catholic University


Ms Stephanie Bull, Director of the Museum of Australian Democracy 

Executive management team

Ms Stephanie Bull, Director of the Museum of Australian Democracy

Mr Andrew Harper, Deputy Director of the Museum of Australian Democracy

Ms Nanette Louchart-Fletcher, Head of Exhibitions, Interpretation and Engagement

Ms Lee Pluis, Head of Museum Experience, Learning and Operations

Ms Marni Pilgrim and Ms Anna O'Leary, Acting Head of Digital Engagement and Communications

Mr Chris Grebert, Head of Facilities, Heritage and Security

Ms Rachael Cox, Head of Finance and Human Resources

Mr Mark de Rooij, Acting Head of Information Technology

Mr Mark Mandy, Head of Capital Projects

Ms Annalisa Millar, Head of Partnerships and Development