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Our Executive Team


Role of Our Executive Team

The executive team is led by the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to ensure that Council's vision and decisions are delivered, and to:

  • Provide unbiased and professional advice between elected members, the Chief Executive and Council staff
  • Implement Council decisions efficiently and effectively
  • Lead the organisation and its people
  • Manage community programs and services
  • Support good local governance in the community
  • Build partnerships and advocate in the best interests of our communities
  • Develop and implement Council's strategic plans and reporting
  • Provide strategic modelling and integrated advice and direction


Bruce Ranga, Chief Executive Officer

Business Functions within the Office of the CEO:

  • Internal Audit - Harish Nair
  • People and Wellbeing - Terri Jacklin
  • Legal Services - Peter Krebs


Jan Pool, Chief Operating Officer

Business Functions reporting to the COO:

  • Corporate Affairs & Engagement - Luke Ranga
  • Community, Health & Environmental Services - David Abednego
  • Engineering Services 
  • Building Services - Vincent Pynaker
  • Housing Services - Marie-Claire Cull


Hollie Faithfull, Acting Chief Financial Officer

Business Functions reporting to the CFO:

  • Financial Services - Nicola Daniels
  • Information Technology - Warren Jenkins
  • Asset Management


    Regional Managers:

        Larissa Bani

       Dawson Sailor 

      Ranetta Nawakie

Saintie Whap - Mabuiag DM Olive Lui - Warraber DM Alenka Morseu - Badu DM
Barbara Dau - Boigu DM Mokatani Lui - Poruma DM Camilla Dorante - Kirriri DM
Abi Mooka - Dauan DM Vacant - Ugar DM Tina Tabuai - Saibai DM
Vacant  - Kubin DM Rottannah Passi - Mer DM Seena Billy - Masig DM
Peli Ware - St Pauls DM John Armitage - Erub DM Maggie Kelly - Iama DM