Rachel is responsible for growing the Hahndorf Academy as a prominent arts hub in the Adelaide hills. She aims to keep all the spaces vibrant and exciting, while also engaging the community as much as possible. With a masters degree in visual arts and having presented many exhibitions of her own work, Rachel loves to support other local artists and encourages them to take advantage of the Academy's studio space.


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Rebecca Robinson

Academy shop retail Manager

Rebecca is responsible for managing the Academy Shop and nurturing a team of volunteers. She maintains and develops relationships with artists in the shop, which stock works by local South Australian artists. With a degree in Visual Communication Rebecca has a strong background in marketing, retail and graphic design.


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BELINDA LANGBeiN

ADMINISTRATIVE COORDINATOR

Belinda works two days per week and is responsible for office administration, coordinating school and group visits, providing bookkeeping support and helping with the delivery of special events and projects.


Rodney Allen, Lyndell Davidge and Bob Dewell, all from Hahndorf. Picture: Calum Robertson Board Member Lyndell Davidge receives an OAM A worthy recipient of this year’s Honours.  Congratulations to Lyndell and Rodney for their selfless volunteering efforts for the Academy and the broad community – one of the things that indeed makes us a community and we are immensely grateful for their efforts.  

Rodney Allen, Lyndell Davidge and Bob Dewell, all from Hahndorf. Picture: Calum Robertson

Board Member Lyndell Davidge receives an OAM

A worthy recipient of this year’s Honours.  Congratulations to Lyndell and Rodney for their selfless volunteering efforts for the Academy and the broad community – one of the things that indeed makes us a community and we are immensely grateful for their efforts.

 

Lyndell Davidge was also a finalist for the History Council of South Australia award. She contributes so much to the community and the Hahndorf Academy Board, with a wealth of knowledge about our history and Hahndorf's she is also a member of the local National Trust.

Lyndell Davidge was also a finalist for the History Council of South Australia award. She contributes so much to the community and the Hahndorf Academy Board, with a wealth of knowledge about our history and Hahndorf's she is also a member of the local National Trust.

We also have a valuable team of volunteers who contribute greatly to the running of the Hahndorf Academy through supporting our retail operation, helping with exhibition installs, gardening, general maintenance, administration and assistance in our collection. 


BOARD MEMBERS

Chair - Mike Greenwood, Managing Partner, G+T Human Resource Development

Vice Chair - Kristy Carter - Organisational Psychologist, Department of the Premier & Cabinet

Treasurer - Fred Mann, Chartered Accountant

Public Officer - Lyndell Davidge, Retired, Arts & History Education

Council Representative - Jeff Bettcher, Councillor, District Council of Mount Barker

Moira Simpson - Freelance Museum Consultant & Art Educator, Evocative Arts and Heritage

Jane James

Robyn Groves