MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE MEMBERS 2018-08-08T23:29:03+00:00




Jared Dickason

Senior Vice President

School Association Committee Member of: Goulburn St Primary

Areas of Interest:
• The improvement of Resources for Public Schools
• Structure and Management of TASSO

Background: I have 30 years experience in the sales, marketing, logistics and the hospitality industries. Throughout this time I have owned, managed and run businesses from 3 employees to 80 employees, in business as varied as primary produces such as vineyards and wineries to businesses providing support to the Aged Care industry in Tasmania. I have been involved in numerous charity organisations must recently Hobart City Mission and the establishment of Permission to Eat Café.

Nigel Jones

Junior Vice President

School Association Committee Member of: Lindisfarne North Primary and Clarence High

Areas of Interest: Children with disabilities being provided with adequate resources, the adequate resourcing of Learning Centres, school canteens providing healthy food, adequate infrastructure for schools, safe environment in schools, and School Associations good governance.

Background: Nigel has over 25 years’ Experience with Parent & Friends, and School Associations holding various positions including Chair, Vice Chair, and Secretary. Nigel has been involved in many school closures, mergers and re-locations bringing better educational outcomes for the Students and broader Curriculum choices. Read more…

Gary Morse


Lyn Spaulding


Lyn Spaulding is a busy mum of two daughters one at Avoca Primary School and the other at Campbell Town District High School.

She has been on the School Association at Avoca Primary School for about a decade now and currently holds the position of Treasurer. As well as this she has been a Northern Delegate with TASSO since 2011.

Lyn wants to see Tasmania’s State Education System rival any in the world and to achieve this she believes we need to listen to everybody’s needs and act accordingly with genuine parental engagement, Read more…

Peter Kearney

Northern Delegate

Chris Lynch

North-West Delegate

Phillip Spratt

North-West Delegate

Phillip Spratt Ph: 0439 893 184

School Association Committee Member of: Don College Association

Phillip Spratt MBus ILPM President, Australian Council of State School Organisations (ACSSO)

Phillip enjoys working with people to develop new ideas, explore fresh perspectives and balance them with what has gone before to produce creative outcomes and new partnerships. He also enjoys working with community groups, industry bodies and other organisations, in new environments and cultures……. Read more

Amina Keygan

North-West Delegate

Amina is a demographer and social researcher with over 15 years working in community development and strategic business planning/decision making.  She is the Chair of the Burnie Primary School Association and President of the P&F.  She also serves the Burnie community as an Alderman on the council.

Amina has extensive skills in community capacity building, advocacy and policy development and analysis, as well as campaigning.  She is a mother of three children and a strong believer in the transformative power of education for young people and communities more broadly.



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