Alice Gibbons is the Outreach Loans Kit Officer at Museums Victoria where she manages a suite of portable objects-based learning and reminiscing kits that can be borrowed across the state of Victoria. Her current role involves fossicking through second-hand stores to find treasures to include in reminiscing programs, working with curators and educators to develop physical and virtual lifelong learning experiences, and delivering education and reminiscing programs across the state. She has run reminiscing kit development workshops in regional libraries and is passionate about person-centred experiences for people living with Alzheimer’s and Dementia.
Previously she has worked in public programs and education at the National Gallery of Victoria and Immigration Museum, Melbourne where she worked as a creative producer to developed programs, festivals, and events for diverse online and onsite audiences. She is passionate about engagement and collaboration and working on projects that promote diverse voices, access, and inclusion.