School Board

School Board 1

Anthony Dale

Chairperson
Anthony was a member of the Augusta Primary School Council in 2013 and joined the Margaret River Primary School Council in 2014 when his family started attending MRPS. He was member of the inaugural School Board in 2015 and was elected Chairperson in 2018.
Anthony has two daughters attending MRPS, one in year 4 and one in year 5.
Professionally, Anthony is a Software and Systems Engineer with a Bachelor of Computer Science. He is the owner/operator of one of the local IT Businesses and has been involved in the Augusta Margaret River community in various forms for the last 20 years.
As both a Parent Representative and the Chairman of the School Board, Anthony welcomes your feedback and concerns and can be reached through the School Office.
School Board 2

Lauren Healy

Board Member

I bring to the Board a range of skills stemming from 15 years as a Certified Practising Land Valuer. In 2017 I completed a Graduate Diploma in Primary Education and now also work as a teacher. I have a passion for supporting students with special needs in the mainstream school setting.

School Board 3

Katie Biggs

Board Member

We are lucky to have such a great school.  I hope to contribute to building our environmental stewardship and embedding the Sustainable Development Goals across all school activities.

School Board 4

Andrew Murray

Board Member

I am a middle cell teacher with a decade of experience across most year levels. I enjoy enabling students to be responsible for their learning progress as well as helping students focus on being kind and caring members of the school community.

School Board 5

Jeremy Bower

Board Member

Jeremy is a family man, surfer and environmental scientist who brings significant corporate knowledge to the Board through more than a decade of work experience with global consultancies and major resource companies. He is passionate about the South West and ensuring our school prepares our children for life outside of the school system.

School Board 6

Maureen Kollman

Board Member

Maureen Kollman is a parent representative on the Board who is keen to make a contribution to our school and the wider Margaret River community. Her professional experience includes working with, and/or reporting to, Boards in a range of private and not for profit organisations and as such she as a thorough understanding of governance processes. Maureen has a Bachelor of Commerce, majoring in Marketing & Public Relations and she is currently employed by the Margaret River Busselton Tourism Association.

School Board 7

Tanya Hawthorne

Board Member

As an Education Assistant and a parent at the school I am excited about the opportunity to contribute to the success of our school by becoming a Board member. I am passionate about student learning and well being and I hope my skills and experience will add value to our school.