Executive Team

Executive Team
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Our senior management ensure effective and efficient operation of the organisation on a day-to-day basis,​ and over the long-term.​

General Manager– Matthew Stewart

Matthew is responsible for Council's overarching m​anagement and strategic direction.

​Director Corporate – Ken Manoski

Ken is responsible for Council's corporate service and support functions including Finance, Procurement and Stores, Governance, Legal, Policy, Audit, Information Services and Property Services and Investments.

Director Planning – Simon Manoski

Simon​ leads teams responsible for City-wide planning outcomes and all development and regulatory functions. The Planning department includes Development Services, Spatial Planning, Regional Illegal Dumping and Regulatory Services.

​Director People and Performance – Simone Cook

Simone is responsible for setting the organisation's approach to people and organisational performance.  This department includes HR, Payroll, Learning and Development, Internal Communications, WHS, Risk Management, Corporate and Workforce Planning, Talent Management and Organisational Performance.​

Director Operations – Anthony Vangi

The Operations department manages the core operational services for our City including Roads, Parks, Buildings​ and Fleet, as well as Council's asset planning and large scale capital works programs.

​Director Community Services – Graeme Beattie

Graeme is responsible for managing the delivery of major services to the community including Waste, Libraries, Community Services, Children Services, Leisure and Recreation, and Customer Service.

​Director City Future – James Carey

James is responsible for Council's broader operational planning requirements. The City Future department sets Council's future direction by advancing the sustainability, liveability and prosperity of the City. James' department includes statutory Integrated Planning and Reporting, Community Outcomes, Economic Development and​ Environmental and Sustainability initiatives.​