Organisation structure

Our Council services are provided by 3 directorates and one division whose leaders 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

Assets and Operations directorate

Director Assets and Operations—Shane Walden

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

Corporate and Community directorate

Interim Director Corporate and Community—Gina Lyons

  • Manager Children and Family Services—Emma Orchard
  • Manager Community Care—Fiona Alexander
  • Manager Finance and Reporting—Travis Harling
  • Manager Information Services—Duncan Kelly

Planning and Environment directorate

Acting Director Planning and Environment—Stephen Pykett

  • Acting Manager Community and Economic Development, Arts and Events—Will Rayner
  • Acting Manager Safer Communities—Vacant
  • Manager Statutory Planning—Evert Grobbelaar 
  • Manager Strategic Planning and Environment—Rob Ball

People, Culture and Performance division

Interim Executive Manager People, Culture and Performance—Carmen Lawrence

  • Acting Manager Customer, Communications and Engagement—Fleur Marshall
  • Manager People and Wellbeing Operations—Nathan Upson