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 Executive Team

The City’s Executive Leadership Team work closely with the Council and are responsible for the day-to-day management of the City’s works and services.  Headed by the Chief Executive Officer, the City’s administration is structured into three Divisions: Corporate and Governance, Development and Communities and Infrastructure Services.  Each Division is headed by a Director who, with the Chief Executive Officer, comprises the Executive Leadership Team.

John Christie
Chief Executive Officer
(08) 9477 7201

Responsible for:
Overall management of Council’s affairs and People and Organisational Development.

Robin Garrett
Director Corporate and Governance
(08) 9477 7230

Responsible for:
Finance, Governance, Information Technology, Marketing and Communications, Rates and Records.

Juliette Gillan
Director Development and Communities
(08) 9477 7279

Responsible for:
Building Surveying, Community Placemaking, Community Safety and Crime Prevention, Economic and Community Development, Health, Homecare Services, Planning Services and Rangers Services.

Melanie Reid
Director Infrastructure Services
(08) 9477 7280

Responsible for:
City Facilities and Property, City Projects, Design and Assets, Infrastructure Development, Parks, Leisure and Environment and Works.

Anne-marie Forte
Executive Manager People and Organisational Development
(08) 9477 7215


Responsible for:
Business Planning and Improvement and Human Resources.