The Minister for Local Government has announced the panel of administrators for the City of Casey.
The panel includes:
- Noelene Duff PSM — as Chair Administrator
- Miguel Belmar
- Cameron Boardman
Miguel and Cameron began on Wednesday 20 May 2020.
The panel of administrators was appointed after the dismissal of Casey councillors, following the Local Government (Casey City Council 2020) Bill which passed parliament in February. The panel of administrators will remain until October 2024.
Ms Duff was appointed in February 2020 to the role of Interim Administrator. She will remain on the panel, serving as the Chair Administrator.
Noelene is an experienced Chief Executive Officer and Board member with a history of working in the government and non-government sectors. She is skilled in:
- stakeholder management
- community and stakeholder engagement
- change management
Ms Duff received a Public Service Medal in the 2020 Australia Day Honours in recognition of her outstanding service to local government in Victoria.
Mr Miguel Belmar is an experienced barrister and member of the Victorian Bar. He has advised on:
- matters involving town planning and land development law.
- applicants and objectors at VCAT hearings and planning panels.
In 2010, he became a nationally accredited mediator and has mediated in different legal areas. Mr Belmar was also a member of the Victorian Football Federation Tribunal. He oversaw matters involving infringements of soccer rules.
Mr Cameron Boardman is an experienced leader; currently he is the Director of the Oceania Cyber Security Centre and was the Centre’s inaugural Chair. Previously, he has held top leadership positions as:
- Chief Executive Officer at au Domain Administration Ltd.
- Executive Director for Investor Engagement within the Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources
- Executive Director for Innovation, Technology and Industry Programs at the Department of State Development, Business and Innovation
Additionally, he led the economic development activities for the Hong Kong SAR Government in Australia and New Zealand.
Previously, he served two terms as an elected Member of the Parliament of Victoria, has been a member of Victoria Police and attended the Royal Military College, Duntroon.
Mr Boardman also holds a Master of Business Administration, Master of Global Business Law, is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and is a member of the Victorian Government’s Expert Advisory Panel on Cyber Security.
Contact the administrators
You can email the administrators at [email protected] or contact the administrators via the Casey Conversations website to ask any questions or feedback of them about items on the upcoming Council Meeting agenda.