Organisation structure

Our Council services are provided by four directorates, each of which, report directly to the Chief Executive Officer.

If you wish to contact particular departments or individual staff members, call (03) 5422 0333. Our customer service staff will be able to direct your call to the appropriate person.

Chief Executive Office

Chief Executive Officer—Bernie O'Sullivan

  • Manager Communications and Engagement—Lauren Wall

Assets and Operations directorate

Director Assets and Operations—Shane Walden

  • Manager Engineering and Resource Recovery— Eng Lim
  • Manager Facilities and Operations— Colin Marshall
  • Manager Assets and Project Management Office—Meaghan McNamara
  • Manager Open Space and Recreation—Simon Finlay

Community directorate

Director Community—Maria Weiss

  • Manager Community Wellbeing—Naomi Scrivener
  • Manager Children, Youth and Family Services—Emma Orchard
  • Manager Community Strengthening—Amy Holmes

Corporate directorate 

Director Corporate—Adele Drago-Stevens

  • Manager Finance and Reporting—Travis Harling
  • Manager Information Services—Duncan Kelly
  • Manager People and Wellbeing—Nathan Upson

Planning and Environment directorate

Director Planning and Environment—Rebecca Stockfield

  • Manager Economic Development and Visitor Economy—Stephen Pykett
  • Manager Safer Communities—Sarah Annells
  • Manager Statutory Planning—Evert Grobbelaar 
  • Manager Strategic Planning and Environment—Rob Ball