Senior Management Senior Management

Chief Executive Officer

Julie Reitano is responsible for the short and long term strategies of Council as well as the everyday operations of Council.  Julie comes to Council with extensive experience in Queensland local government and business qualifications to match.  She commenced her working life after university as a trainee accountant with Cairns City Council, going on to hold progressively senior roles with councils across the state.

 

 

Director - Corporate, Community & Commercial Services

Sharon Frank is responsible for the delivery of corporate, community and commercial services including:
  • Communication, Information & Administration Services
    • Communications
    • Councillor (Elected Member) Support and Community Engagement
    • Creditors (Accounts Payable)
    • Customer Service Facilitation
    • Debtors (Accounts Receivable)
    • Information Management (Records)
    • Rates
  • Community Services
    • Community Safety
  • Corporate Governance & Enterprise Risk
  • ICT (Information & Communications Technology) Solutions
  • Procurement & Commercial Services (including Stores)
  • Saleyards
  • Strategic Finance, Asset Management & Sustainability.
 

Director - Development, Facilities & Environmental Services

Rob Hayward is responsible for:

  • Airports
  • Arts & Culture
  • Building Applications
  • Camps
  • Cultural Heritage
  • Disaster Management
  • Economic Development
  • Environmental Health
  • Environmental Protection (Community)
  • Facility Management (including Building Maintenance & Land Administration)
  • Grants (Council & Community)
  • Housing
  • Insurances
  • Land Use Planning
  • Libraries
  • Local Development and Events
  • Local Laws
  • Pest Management
  • Sport & Recreation
  • Stock Routes
  • Tourism.
     
 

Director - Infrastructure Services

The directorate of Infrastructure Services is responsible for all issues regarding:

  • Construction
  • Program & Contract Management
  • Maintenance Delivery & Works
  • Materials Production (Quarry & Quarry Pits)
  • Plant, Fleet & Workshops
  • Water, Sewerage & Gas.