Introducing Tamara Patten 

Originally from Auckland, Tamara has been living in Wellington and working in the museum sector since 2008.  Tamara has completed postgraduate studies in both Ancient History and Museum & Heritage Studies. She has worked in various roles at Te Papa and at the Olympic Museum, and was an intern at Tairawhiti Museum where she worked with the textiles collection through National Services Te Paerangi's Museum Graduate Internship Programme.

Tamara is particularly interested in the care and digitisation of collections, and enjoys working collaboratively with museums and galleries around the country.

Contact Tamara by email tamarap@tepapa.govt.nz or call 04 381 7114.