Our Team


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 Caroline Milburn, Director and Co-founder of Ourschool

Caroline spent more than 20 years working as a journalist and editor with The Age newspaper before establishing Ourschool in 2017.  Caroline is a state school graduate and former state secondary school teacher.  She established Ourschool to help public high schools build strong alumni communities in order to benefit current and future students as well as alumni themselves. Caroline manages the Ourschool alumni development program and delivers the program to two of our pilot schools.

Elise photo Elise Dunstan, Alumni Program Manager

Elise has extensive experience in alumni development and school education. She  is a former alumni development manager at Ivanhoe Grammar and previously worked as a secondary school teacher in Melbourne schools. Elise is responsible for developing Ourschool’s group workshop program and delivering the Ourschool program to three of our pilot schools.

 Maria WhitMaria Whitmore headshotmore, Alumni Program Manager

Maria is a former journalist, secondary school teacher and community project manager. Maria is based in Warrnambool and is responsible for delivering the Ourschool program to two regional schools in our pilot.

Tanja photoTanja Dunat Timms, Alumni Program Manager

Based in Geelong, Tanja is delivering the Ourschool program to two Geelong schools in our pilot.  Tanja also has extensive experience in school education, working as a teacher at numerous public and private secondary schools in Victoria.