Meet our team who will craft your new home.
When you partner with WA Country Builders to build your new home, you will gain access to a wealth of knowledge and experience from our team members. They will work with you to help assess the unique needs of your block, to articulate your lifestyle and your needs in your new home and to ensure you get the perfect design before you move forward into the building stage. Read more about our key team members below.
Tony is a country boy at heart, growing up in central Victoria. Tony joined the military at the tender age of 17, where he worked for an extensive period before transitioning into the construction industry. Tony initially worked for JWH Group, in the Residential Building division in 2004, before moving into the land development industry as General Manager of Sales and Marketing, at one of Australia’s largest and most successful Perth based developers. From here Tony made the move to a top 5 Perth Builder, in a Group General Manager position. Which he maintained for five years. In 2018 he re-joined JWH Group, in the WA Country Builders and The Rural Building Company division. Firstly as Group Sales Manager and shortly after, progressing into the role of Group General Manager.
Tony has a deep passion for the construction industry and the people within it. Outside of work, Tony loves spending time with his family and exercising, from ocean ski paddling, to swimming. Tony is also a board member of the Veterans Transition Centre, a not for profit project that assists veterans to transition back into civilian life.
Born in Narrogin and raised in Albany, Levi shares the same country values that are at the heart of a WA Country Builders home. Levi spent some time in the timber frame and truss industry and then started with the group as a Scheduler. Levi has since held a number of positions, steadily rising through scheduling and estimating to become the Group Estimating Manager before taking his role as Regional Manager. Levi values longevity and takes inspiration from the calibre of the people he is connected to in both his working life and at home with his young family. He enjoys the diverse nature of building and construction and loves seeing homes built in the bush, a place he still feels a strong connection to.
Our construction manager, Mike, is a second generation builder, born and raised in Geraldton. Starting as a plumbing apprentice, and then working through the supervisory and construction manager ranks, Mike has worked across an extremely broad range of construction projects in his rich career including commercial, complex residential and volume residential construction. A registered builder, Mike brings a wealth of knowledge of construction methodologies and building practices with which to oversee our supervisory team. When not at work, Mike unwinds on the golf course, at the Eagles or on his Sunday morning bike rides with mates.
Bonnie joined the group in 1998 and has undertaken a number of roles during her time with the company including accounts, Shire and Construction Liaison, Customer Service Team Leader, Administration Manager and today, New Homes Administrator.
Bonnie says it’s a privilege to be a part of what can be a life changing experience for our clients. It is not every day that you get to build and customise your own home. Most of all, Bonnie enjoys reviewing, advising, planning and choosing selections with the clients and watching their excitement grow through each phase - admin, construction and key handover.
Born and raised in the WA Goldfields, Gavin started his working life doing an apprenticeship in Horticulture.
On the completion of his 4-year apprenticeship, Gavin purchased and ran a successful Garden Centre / Landscaping business for 26 years. After selling up his interests in the Goldfields and moving the Avon region, Gavin started a new career as a Building and Design Consultant for WA Country Builders and The Rural Building Company in the Northam office in 2009. After the relocation of the Northam office, Gavin is now based in our Osborne Park office. Gavin provides exceptional customer service to his clients and plays a vital role in helping them achieve their dream of building a lovely new home.
In his first year in sales, Brook Leber was awarded Rookie of the Year and finished in seventh place in the JWH Group Sales Awards. Prior to moving to WA Country Builders and The Rural Building Company, Brook was Principal Designer at Oswald Homes and Residential Attitudes for 14 years. Brook says navigating the ‘land of smoke and mirrors’, is what inspires him to strive for excellence with all his clients. Ensuring the process of building their dream home is a positive and rewarding experience.
When he's not working you will find Brook exploring WA with his family camped on a beach or by a river.