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

  • Executive Office—Micheline Williams and Debbie Peter
  • Manager Legal and Corporate Governance—Kate Young

Assets and Operations directorate

Director Assets and Operations—Shane Walden

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

Corporate and Community directorate

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

Director Planning and Environment—Angela Hughes

  • Manager Community and Economic Development, Arts and Events—Stephen Pykett
  • Manager Safer Communities—vacant
  • Manager Statutory Planning—Evert Grobbelaar 
  • Manager Strategic Planning and Environment—Rob Ball

People, Culture and Performance division

Executive Manager People, Culture and Performance—Chrissy Gordon

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