Carolyn is a partner of a 6,000 ha mixed farming operation which has participated in revegetation, remnant vegetation protection, rehabilitation of saline areas, farm and catchment planning and land for wildlife since the 1980s.
She was previously employed by South Coast NRM as regional landcare coordinator and also worked as community landcare coordinator for the Jerramungup Land Conservation District Committee, transitioning the group through to the Fitzgerald Biosphere Group for 12 years.
She has enjoyed more than 20 years’ experience securing and managing grants and other external funding sources and applies this experience to her relationships with community groups and local government.
Carolyn understands the necessity to bring in outside partners to help achieve particular goals and is a strong believer in partnerships that strengthen projects.
She is an elected member of the Shire of Jerramungup and a representative of the Great Southern WALGA Zone and the South Coast Management Group.