Municipal Works Australia is pleased to announce that Alan Jones, the Coordinator Roads and Drainage Maintenance at Golden Plains Shire, has accepted our offer to join the Board of Directors effective the 28 October 2021. Alan has a long association with the MWA, having serves as the Secretary of the Ballarat Branch. Alan will also replace Steve Van Orsouw as Branch President of Ballarat following Steve’s move to the Manager Assets & Contracts role at Moyne Shire. Steve will retain his position on the MWA Board. Alan brings a wealth of operational experience to the Board. MWA Board Chair Mauro Starc said that Alan had been a key player in bringing new ideas about how best to engage with works professionals that are new to local government.
You can find out about the MWA’s governance structure, including the compositions of the associations Board of Directors on the Governance page.