The Directors and staff of the Voortrekker Monument and Heritage Foundation are excited to announce that Cecilia Kruger has been appointment the new MD of both institutions.
Ms Kruger joined Gen Gert Opperman at the Monument in 2000, after 15 years experience in museums and heritage conservation and was responsible for, i.e. the establishment and development of all the professional services on the site.
Apart from various applicable qualifications, she completed her MA degree on the subject of the Voortrekker Monument in 2002 in Heritage Conservation Management. This thesis would form the basis for the declaration of the site as a National Grade I Heritage Site in accordance with the National Heritage Resources Act, (Act 25 of 1999) in 2011.
We wish her luck with the new challenges ahead!