Elliot Goodger has been welcomed by the Nantwich Museum Trustees to the post of Museum Manager, providing temporary cover as existing Manager, Kate Dobson, takes maternity leave.
Elliot, from Rednal, Birmingham is a graduate of the University of Leicester, Aston University and Ironbridge International Institute for Cultural Heritage at the University of Birmingham. He has a wide experience in both the heritage industry and commerce and was a one time proprietor of RetroRecord.co.uk. Amongst a number of roles he was a representative for the Museum Association in the West Midlands and a trustee of the Norton Collection Museum in Bromsgrove. Most recently he worked in Greece in International Museums development on behalf of the British Council.
Commenting on the appointment, Chair of the Trustees, Nick Dyer, observed how valuable to the museum will be Elliot’s wide experience of the heritage industry and management expertise, in particular his enthusiasm for seeking new funding opportunities.
Elliot commented “I welcome the challenge provided by my new role, am inspired by the hard work and dedication displayed by the volunteers at the museum and look forward to promoting in the museum greater diversity with the aim of reaching out to more diverse audiences.”
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