Meet the Admin team
Wayne McDonald has brought to the Corporation more than 30 years’ experience working in Aboriginal Affairs with State and Federal Governments and Aboriginal organisations, commencing with Bundiyarra as a volunteer in early 2019 after retiring from the Department of Communities,
He has a thorough knowledge of regional communities and the people living in the regions, with a proven record of delivering economic development outcomes and activities. Wayne is a former tourism consultant and has a Certificate IV in Small Business, Certificate IV Workplace Assessor and Trainer, and also a Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs.
He is a founding member of the Midwest Aboriginal Organisations Alliance (MAOA) which is a peak group of Aboriginal Corporations who meet monthly to support each other in the Midwest, Murchison regions. His goal as CEO of Bundiyarra is to achieve outcomes in all service delivery areas for the members of the Corporation and wider community.
Donelle has been the receptionist at Bundiyarra for almost two years.
Before coming to the good place, she worked at dome for two years as a waitress and went to tafe for three years doing beauty therapy, where she received her beauty diploma,
Donelle started at Bundiyarra on the Work for the Dole program, and is now doing a cert III in business at TAFE with Bundiyarra's support.
She was born and raised in Geraldton and went to Rangeway Primary School - just down the road!
Zain was born and raised in Geraldton and is a well-known face around town.
Before working at Bundiyarra he worked at Streeties as Operations Manager, and has worked in youth work services for 20 years before starting his own business, which includes book-keeping for small businesses.
He enjoys giving back to his community and is a very talented singer so keep an eye out for him at Bundiyarra events - and gigs around Geraldton!