The Revd Canon Professor Myra Shackley has a PhD in archaeology and was formerly Professor of Culture Resource Management at Nottingham Business School in the UK. During an academic career spanning more than 40 years she has been recognized as a leading international authority on the management of visitors to historic sites. She has a particular interest in religious tourism and much of her recent research has been concerned with the management of sacred sites as visitor attractions. Her numerous publications including the textbook Managing Sacred Sites; service provision and visitor experience.