Introducing Sally August 

Sally is a Gisborne girl who has been working in the museum field for over 7 years, including at the Whakatane District Museum and Gallery as a Co-ordinator Museum Services and the Auckland War Memorial Museum as a Collections Technician. 

She has completed a Post-graduate Diploma in Museum Studies at Massey University and a Visual Arts Degree at Manukau Institute of Technology majoring in Photography. Sally is passionate about the arts and heritage sector and is especially interested in collections: their stories, connections and peoples who care for them. 

In her time in the sector Sally has worked with and met many gifted, knowledgable people and varied collections. These experiences have shown her what marvellous things can be achieved and offered in this industry.

Contact Sally by email sally.august@tepapa.govt.nz or call 029 601 0370.