RugbyWA Board Announcement – Carina Tan-Van Baren Appointed to Board

Tue, Mar 26, 2024, 12:59 AM
Rugby WA Media
by Rugby WA Media

RugbyWA is thrilled to announce the appointment of Carina Tan-Van Baren to the RugbyWA Board. 

Ms. Tan-Van Baren began her service on the RugbyWA Board in March of 2024. 

Ms. Tan-Van Baren has more than 30 years of experience as a lawyer, journalist, communications strategist and senior government advisor. Currently, she works as the Director of Corporate Affairs for Cannings Purple. 

Previously, Ms. Tan-Van Baren has served as a Board Member for the Women’s Legal Service WA and for Greening Australia (WA) as well as a WA Committee Member for the National Environmental Law Association.  

Ms. Tan-Van Baren has a strong interest in community development and is looking forward to helping build the profile and support for rugby and its community within Western Australia. 

Ms. Tan-Van Baren will be replacing Charles Fear on the RugbyWA Board. The community welcomes Ms. Tan-Van Baren, and thanks her for her commitment to the rugby community in Western Australia. 

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