The members of the Western Australia KidsMatter Primary team are:

Professional Services Manager (WA) - Lynda Cumming

Professional Services Coordinator (WA) - Andrew Barrett

Engagement Support Officer (WA) - Bronwen Frangs

Phone  08 9321 2425

Professional Services Manager (WA) - Lynda CummingLynda Cumming

Lynda has over 30 years experience as an educator. After completing a Bachelor of Education, she worked for the Education Department of Western Australia for over 25 years. During this time, she enjoyed a variety of roles including classroom teacher, specialist teacher and a variety of leadership roles. 

Prior to joining Principals Australia Institute, Lynda worked as an Educational Consultant and Research and Development Coordinator with STEPS Professional Development. In this role she was responsible for the development and delivery of professional development courses to teachers nationally and internationally as well as coordinating the publishing of professional texts. 

As an educator, Lynda is passionate about supporting the development of dynamic and supportive learning environments that promote high quality teaching and learning.

Professional Services Coordinator (WA) - Andrew Barrett 

Andrew Barrett, Project Officer (WA)

After teaching for a number of years at an inclusive High School in the UK, Andy relocated to Perth 11 years ago. Andy has worked as General Manager of Perth’s leading parent and 18 month to 7 year old child sports program called Jungle Sports and also at HBF Health as the Community Wellness Operations Manager, to develop and manage the HBF Fitness and mental health programs.

A key focus in both roles was to help members feel comfortable and confident in an exercise environment and to give parents and individuals tools to help them educate their children and themselves to be healthier and happier. Andy has been relief teaching in Perth for the past year and is excited to bring his enthusiasm and positivity to inspire the action teams in schools for successful implementation of the KidsMatter Program.

Engagement Support Officer (WA) - Bronwen Frangs