Melissa Barnett

Melissa Barnett

Melissa Barnett has been curator at the Chippenham Museum since 2011. Originally trained as an Archaeologist, Mel has since made a career in the museum sector, most recently as museums officer for South Gloucestershire Council and previously as curator of both Banbury and Welshpool Museums.

Melissa enjoys the community aspect of her work and making the museum’s collection and Chippenham’s heritage available to the widest audience. The work of the VCH is vital to the work that Mel does.