Museum Advisory Committee

Museum Advisory Committee

The Museum Advisory Committee shall act in an advisory capacity to Council through reports to the Community Services and Infrastructure Committee, followed by final consideration and approval by Council. The Committee will oversee the implementation of the Museum’s Strategic Plan, focusing on the six strategic action areas outlined in the plan: Governance; Fundraising and Revenue Development; Exhibits, Outreach and Programs; Collections and Research; Marketing, Access and Branding; and Community Partnerships. 

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The Museum Advisory Committee will also support the work of the Museum and its staff, and will ensure that it meets professional standards outlined by the Ministry of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries through the Standards for Community Museums in Ontario. The Committee will work to advance the Mission and Vision of the Museum as it strives to engage citizens in meaningful ways.
 

The Advisory Group shall have the following objectives and responsibilities:

  • Provide input into the implementation of museum’s Strategic Plan (monitoring progress);
  • Assist in the development of future strategic plans;
  • Formation of, and participation in sub-committees as deemed necessary (relating to strategic priorities outlined in the museum’s Strategic Plan, i.e fundraising, exhibits, collections, partnerships);
  • Support special projects furthering public awareness of and support for the Museum; and
  • Serve as museum ambassadors to champion positive community engagement and support of key initiatives.
  • Advance the Mission and Vision of the Museum

Composition

The Museum Advisory Committee shall be comprised of no less than seven (7) members of the public, two (2) appointed members of Town Council, support staff provided from Legislative Services and Community Services. Members of the public will be voting members not including Council and staff.

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