Our Council

PRESIDENT: MA (Melanie) Brown

Melanie has lived in the district for over 26 years and is involved with the running of her family broad acre farm. Melanie's family are 3rd generation farmers with the Browns having been in the district for 70 years.

Melanie is a member and Council Committee Delegate for Audit Committee, Local Emergency Management Committee, WALGA Great Eastern Country Zone Committee, NEWROC Council Committee, Kununoppin Medical Practice Committee, and Kununoppin Hospital Local Health Advisory Group.

Phone: 0400 447 067      

Email:   crbrown@trayning.wa.gov.au

President Melanie Brown

VICE PRESIDENT: GF (Geoff) Waters

Geoff’s family has been in the district since settlement. Geoff is a broad acre farmer who has been a Councillor for 24 years and Vice President for 17 years.

Geoff is a member and a Council Committee Delegate for Audit Committee, WALGA Great Eastern Country Zone Committee, MRWA Wheatbelt North & MRWA North East Sub-Regional Road Group Committee, and Kununoppin Sports & Progress Association.

Phone: 0427 832 040

Email:   crwaters@trayning.wa.gov.au

Vice President Geoff Waters

COUNCILLOR: FA (Freda) Tarr

Freda has lived in the district for over 27yrs, involved in the running of local family business and joined council 2011.

Freda is a member and Council Committee Delegate for Audit Committee, CEACA, Kununoppin Hospital Local Health Advisory Group, and the NewTravel Committee.

Phone: 0428 832 132

Email:   crtarr@trayning.wa.gov.au

Councillor Fred Tarr

COUNCILLOR: ML (Michelle) McHugh

Michelle's has lived in Kununoppin for over 30yrs. Michelle in conjunction with her husband and their son owns and manages a small transport business in the district.

Michelle is a member and Council Committee Delegate for: Audit Committee, and MRWA Wheatbelt North & MRWA North East Sub-Regional Road Group Committee, Kununoppin Sports & Progress Association.

Phone: 0447 146 537

Email:   crmchugh@trayning.wa.gov.au

Councillor Michelle McHugh

COUNCILLOR: JJ (Jim) Wilkins

Jim and his wife have been residents of Trayning for the past 12 years, and what was only to be a temporary move soon changed when Jim fell in love with farming and has worked for a local farmer for the past 11 years. A Mental Health advocate and one of the co-founders of the KTY Mens Shed, Jim aims to stimulate more interest from the younger generation.

Jim is a member of the Kununoppin Medical Practice Committee.

Mobile: 0402 058 454

Email:   crwilkins@trayning.wa.gov.au

Councillor Jim Wilkins

COUNCILLOR: CL (Fox) Marchant

Although Clayton is the newest member of Council, his family has been in the district since 1908 continuing to be involved in agricultural business and the community ever since.

Community minded and always willing to lend a hand, he brings a fresh youthful perspective to Council.

Clayton is passionate about maintaining standards on our road network and aims to ensure the safety of all road users.

Mobile: 0429 831 081

Email:   crmarchant@trayning.wa.gov.au

Cr CL Marchant