The Executive Leadership Team is Chief Executive Dawn Baxendale and her direct reports. These managers oversee the efficient and effective management of the seven Council directorates. They meet weekly and provide advice to the Council's elected members.

The current Executive Leadership Team is:

  • Dawn Baxendale, Chief Executive
  • Mary Richardson, GM Citizens and Community
  • Carolyn Gallagher, GM Consenting and Compliance
  • Brendan Anstiss, GM Strategy and Transformation
  • David Adamson, GM City Services
  • Carol Bellette, GM Finance and Commercial
  • Leonie Rae, GM Corporate Services