Structure & Responsibilities

The Executive Management Team, comprising the Chief Executive Officer and five Directors, are responsible for implementing Council decisions, managing the daily operations of the Town and strategic and financial planning to ensure our organisation is accountable and sustainable while providing effective service delivery to our community.


Jason Buckley, Chief Executive Officer

Jason is responsible for:

  • Mayor and Elected Member liaison
  • Strategic Planning
  • Organisational development 


Chris Colyer
Chris Colyer, Director Infrastructure

Chris is responsible for:

  • Works Operations
  • Building Management
  • Assets and Development
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Engineering (design and investigation)
  • Fleet Management
  • Waste Management
  • Parks Operations
  • Depot Operations    



Marlaine Lavery, Director Planning & Development

Marlaine is responsible for:

  • Planning Services
  • Building Services
  • Environmental Health Services
  • Ranger Services
  • Development Compliance
  • Sustainability    


Jason Lyon, Director Corporate & Strategic

Jason is responsible for:

  • Finance
  • Contracts & Purchasing
  • Property (land & leasing)
  • Customer Services
  • Information Technology
  • Document Management
  • Governance
  • Human Resources
  • Corporate Communications 


Cam Robbins

Cam Robbins, Director Community Development

Cam is responsible for:

  • Community Development
  • Bold Park Aquatic
  • Facilities Management
  • Youth Services
  • Senior Services
  • Library Services
  • Wembley Golf Course