Caroline Milburn, CEO 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 networks in order to benefit students and public school communities. Caroline manages the Ourschool alumni development program.
Elise Dunstan, Development 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 initiatives and delivering the Ourschool service.
Michelle Buxton, Operations manager
Michelle manages Ourschool’s administration and operations. Michelle is a former high school teacher, with extensive experience in classroom teaching, school leadership roles and staff management.
Tanja Dunat Timms, Alumni program manager
Based in Geelong, Tanja is delivering the Ourschool program to Geelong schools. Tanja also has extensive experience in school education, working as a teacher at numerous public and private secondary schools in Victoria.
Sally Davis, Alumni program coordinator
Sally delivers our program to schools in Melbourne’s outer east. Sally is a former marketing and communications consultant, with extensive local and international experience working in schools, the media and not-for-profit organisations.
Nicole Gurd, Alumni program coordinator
Nicole delivers our program in Melbourne’s west. Nicole’s career background includes broad experience in the communications industry and event and business management.
Jennifer Chiu, Alumni program coordinator
Jennifer delivers our program to schools in Geelong, as well as providing communications assistance for Ourschool. Jennifer is a former journalist with extensive community relations experience in the private school and volunteer sectors.
Jaimee Kindt, Alumni program coordinator
Jaimee delivers our program in Melbourne’s west. She has extensive experience improving outcomes for young people. She has worked in the education and community sectors, as well as the public and private sectors in program management and financial capability programs and research.
Eliza Hopkinson, Alumni program coordinator
Eliza delivers our program in Ballarat. She has an extensive background in marketing, online and project management, working for a national organisation, and more recently as a business consultant.
Jenny Hammond, Alumni program coordinator
Jenny delivers our program in Melbourne’s south-east. Jenny has significant experience in marketing and project management and has worked in education in a community development role.
Zoe McCubbery, Alumni program coordinator
Zoe delivers our program in Geelong. She has a background as a secondary teacher in the UK and Victoria; and an extensive background as a marketing all-rounder in the education sector and private sectors. Zoe also has experience and qualifications in board directorship.
Nancy Manders, Alumni program coordinator
Nancy is delivering the Ourschool program in Melbourne’s east. Nancy has an extensive marketing communications and digital marketing background in corporate, SMB and start-ups.
Alison Meredith, Alumni program coordinator
Alison delivers our program in Geelong. Alison comes from a print publication background, previously working in advertising and copywriting.