Felicity Watson

Felicity Watson is a Melbourne-based historian and heritage advocate who has more than 15 years of cultural heritage experience across consultancy, public history, and the not-for-profit sector. With a multidisciplinary approach across heritage, history, and urban planning, Felicity is passionate about advocating for the protection of places with special value to communities, and promoting the contribution that heritage conservation can make to vibrant, liveable, and sustainable cities. As an advocate, she also actively works to expand professional and public conceptions of heritage to be more relevant and inclusive. Felicity is currently the Executive Manager of Advocacy at the National Trust of Australia (Victoria).