Rachel Coghlan ACT

CEO Craft ACT: Craft and Design Centre

Rachael Coghlan is the CEO of Craft ACT: Craft and Design Centre, the Artistic Director of DESIGN Canberra festival, and a PhD candidate at the Australian National University. For 20 years, she has worked in national cultural institutions in Australia’s museum sector, shaping the full continuum of visitor engagement from audience development, exhibitions and events, to digital and external communications. Rachael brings to her role a vibrant national and international network of museum and creative practitioners and an interest in ways to make galleries and museums more relevant, responsible, responsive and innovative.