Dr. Caroline Butler‐Bowdon

Executive Director
New Cities and Active Transport Division, Transport for NSW


 Dr Caroline ButlerBowdon is an Executive Director in the New Cities and Active Transport Division at Transport for NSW where she leads a team of strategists, policy-makers, place-managers, project managers, planners and storytellers to lead a program of investment in NSW addressing the wellbeing walkability and amenity and activation in our streets, civic places in our suburbs and cities.

She was before this, the Director of Strategy and Engagement at Sydney Living Museums. Spanning 20 years, her career has been dedicated to leadership that connects citizens and tourists to special places, the arts and heritage through a broad range of citywide public engagement programs, including festivals, exhibitions and books.

She also serves on a range of juries, committees and boards to promote the power of place, heritage and public space in Australia.