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Executive Team

The Central Desert Regional Council has three directorates reporting to the Office of the Chief Executive Officer.  The directorates and services they deliver are listed below. 


Chief Executive Officer

Diane Hood

diane.hood@centraldesert.nt.gov.au
Ph: (08) 8958 9530

Responsible for:

  • Overall management
  • Untied Revenue
  • Risk Management
  • Human Resources Management
  • Staff Training & Development
  • Work Health and Safety

 


Corporate Services

 Leslie Manda

Leslie Manda

leslie.manda@centraldesert.nt.gov.au
Ph: (08) 8958 9531

Responsible for:

  • Financial Management
  • Assets Management
  • Local Authority Administration
  • Governance
  • Communications
  • Business Support Services
  • Information and Communication Technology
  • Facilities

 

Council Services 

Greg Buxton 

greg.buxton@centraldesert.nt.gov.au
Ph: (08) 8958 9533
 

Responsible for:

  • Municipal Services
  • Cemetry Management
  • Waste Management
  • Capital Works
  • Fleet and Plant
  • Roads
  • Traffic Management

Community Services

 

Kate Hams

kate.hams@centraldesert.nt.gov.au
Ph: (08) 8958 9562 / 8958 9527

 

Responsible for:

  • Aged and Disability Care
  • Community Safety Program
  • Sport and Recreation
  • Early Education
  • Playgroup
  • School Nutrition Program
  • Library Services
  • Community Development Program

 

 

Remote Municipal Services

 

 

 

Sascha McKell - Regional Services Manager West

Sascha.McKell@centraldesert.nt.gov.au
Ph: (08) 8958 9553
 

 

Matthew Wharton - Regional Services Manager East

Matthew.Wharton@centraldesert.nt.gov.au
Ph: (08) 8958 9537

  

Responsible for:

  • Waste Management
  • Cemeteries
  • Works Depot
  • Parks, Sports Grounds and Open Spaces
  • Weed Control and Fire Hazard Reduction
  • Animal Management
  • Outstations
  • Contract Services (eg Airstrips, Post Officer, Essential Services)