Museum of Science and Industry, Director
Sally MacDonald joined the Museum of Science & Industry as Director in September 2014, from UCL where she led the university’s museums and public engagement programmes. Prior to that she held curatorial and leadership roles in several London museums, including at Croydon where she set up a multi-award winning service from scratch. She has joined the Museum of Science & Industry at an exciting time, overseeing an ambitious Masterplan for the site including a new gallery for contemporary science exhibitions. The Museum of Science and Industry is part of the Science Museum Group - the most significant group of museums of science and innovation worldwide.
Sally has held a number of non-executive roles, including Board member of the Museums Association, the Jewish Museum and Heritage without Borders. She was until recently Co-Chair of the Women Leaders in Museums Network.