Dr Regan Forrest

Visitor Experience Manager

0418 481 876
regan.forrest@samuseum.sa.gov.au

Regan has an extensive background in visitor experience consultancy, interpretive planning and exhibition development in museums across the UK, Middle East, North America and Australia. Prior to joining the Museum as Manager of Visitor Experience in 2015, she completed a PhD in Museum Visitor Experiences using the South Australian Museum as her study site.

She has overall responsibility for the Museum’s front of house spaces including the shop, café, Discovery Centre and venue hire, as well as conducting visitor research to inform decision-making across the institution.

Education:

  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of Queensland Business School (Tourism Cluster)
  • Graduate Diploma in Science Communication, Australian National University
  • Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Biochemistry, University of Adelaide