Ms Jenny Parsons

Head of Development

+61 8 8207 7630; mobile: 0467 747 391


Jenny joined the Museum in 2010 as Head of Development after exciting career stints in Canada, the UK and New York. 

Her team works closely with all departments to support the social and economic success of the South Australian Museum. They work to build relationships, raise profile and successfully communicate the Museum’s many unique offerings and opportunities. Her team also develops strategic business-to-business partnerships and delivers the Museum’s calendar of special events.


Professional Associations

  • Member, Fundraising Institute of Australia

  • Member, Museums Association 
  • Member, American Alliance of Museums


  • BA Anthropology, University of Toronto, Canada (1996)
  • MA Museum Studies, New York University, USA (2006)

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