Former Board Members

Throughout the years we have been supported by a number of Philanthropy Board Members. We acknowledge the foundations that have been laid due to contribution the contributions of former Rockhampton Art Gallery Philanthropy Board Members.



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Margaret Strelow
Mayor, Rockhampton Regional Council (2000-2008, 2012-2020)
Philanthropy Board Member
3 years 8 months (March 2017-November 2020)


Margaret Strelow proudly served as the Mayor of Rockhampton City from 2000-2008 and of Rockhampton Region from 2012 to 2020. With a strong emphasis on reshaping the economy, delivery of iconic major projects, and strengthening community programs, Margaret was committed to the growth and development of the Rockhampton Region where future generations could enjoy a quality lifestyle and a variety of educational and employment opportunities. She holds the following qualifications: BA, DipTeach(Primary), BE.C.Ed, M.ED, Grad.Dip.Loc.App.Hist, GAICD.


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Tracey Siddins
Philanthropy Board Member

3-years : March 2017 - March 2020

Tracey Siddins grew up in Rockhampton and has an extensive background in marketing, design and business management.  She has a Masters of Business Administrations, a Bachelor of Business (Marketing) and is a Certified Practicing Marketer. Her business, Marketing Mafia, is a full service marketing firm that specialises in integrated marketing communications strategy development and implementation. Tracey has been involved in the Friends of the Rockhampton Art Gallery committee for four years and has been President for the past two years. Since Tracey has been involved in the committee she has loved seeing the growth and changes of the gallery. She is extremely excited for the new gallery and wholeheartedly believes in the potential of the Rockhampton Art Gallery and is always looking for ways that that Friends committee can help further grow the collection and engagement with its members and community. 


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Warwick Anderson
Philanthropy Board Member

17-years  January 2003 - March 2020

Warwick is a trade qualified Letterpress & Offset printer with tertiary qualifications in Marketing & Human Resources. Running the 4th Generation Family printing business with over  30 years’ experience in the industry.  He is as local and community minded and supports a large array of organisations throughout Central Queensland. His interest in art was formed while attending the Rockhampton Grammar School and was encouraged & fostered  by his parents.  He feels it is an honour to be a part of the arts community in Central Queensland and one of the largest regional collections in Australia. He has been a former Trust and current Philanthropy Board member since 2003.  Other interests including his family are he is currently the Treasurer of the Central Queensland Racing Club, member of the Past Student Association at the Rockhampton Grammar School, and a member of the Rockhampton Golf Club.