ALGA Board Members

Each state is represented on ALGA’s Board by a maximum of two Directors appointed by the members based in that state. In addition, the President is an independent Director.

ALGA President

Cr Linda Scott
ALGA President
Local Government Association New South Wales
Councillor, City of Sydney, NSW


ALGA Vice Presidents

Mayor Tracey Roberts
ALGA Vice President
President, Western Australian Local Government Association
Mayor, City of Wanneroo, WA

Mayor Matt Burnett
ALGA Vice President
Director, Local Government Association of Queensland
Mayor, Gladstone Regional Council, QLD


ALGA Board Members

Shire President Karen Chappel
Deputy President, Western Australian Local Government Association
President, Shire of Morawa, WA

Mayor Jack Dempsey
Local Government Association of Queensland
Mayor, Bundaberg Regional Council, QLD

Mayor Phyllis Miller
Local Government New South Wales
Mayor, Forbes Shire Council, NSW

Cr Ruth Gstrein
Deputy President Rural, Municipal Association of Victoria
Deputy Mayor, Corangamite Shire Council, VIC

Mayor Angela Evans
President, Local Government Association of South Australia
Mayor, City of Charles Sturt, SA

Mayor Sam Telfer
Immediate Past President, Local Government Association of South Australia
Mayor, District Council of Tumby Bay, SA

Mayor Christina Holmdahl
President, Local Government Association of Tasmania
Mayor, West Tamar Council, TAS

Mayor Benjamin Shaw
Vice President, Local Government Association of Tasmania
Mayor, Derwent Valley Council, TAS

Lord Mayor Kon Vatskalis
President, Local Government Association of the Northern Territory
Lord Mayor, City of Darwin, NT

Cr Peter Clee 
Vice President, Local Government Association of the Northern Territory
Councillor, Wagait Shire Council, NT


Alternate directors

Mayor Karen Williams
Director, Local Government Association of Queensland

Cr Jami Klisaris
Member, Municipal Association of Victoria

Cr Nathan Hansford
Member, Municipal Association of Victoria

Mayor Angelo Tsirekas
Member, Local Government New South Wales

Mayor Erika Vickery
Member, Local Government Association of South Australia

Mayor Michael Tucker
Member, Local Government Association of Tasmania