The Shire of Pingelly is a local government authority serving the needs of over 1,150 residents. The Shire is led by eight Councillors, all elected by the community. The Shire President is elected by Council at the first Council meeting following the bi-annual election.

Council's role is to govern the local government's affairs and is responsible for the performance of the local government's functions. Council is to oversee the allocation of the local government's finances and resources and determine the local government's policies.

The Chief Executive Officer is appointed by Council to manage the day-to-day operations of the Shire. The Chief Executive Officer works with the Senior Management team and Administration staff to ensure that the needs of the community are met.

Shire of Pingelly Staff Contact Details

Chief Executive Officer

Julie Burton

Executive Manager Corporate Services
Deanne Sweeney  

Executive Manager Technical Services
Darryn Watkins  

Executive Assistant
Lisa Boddy

Works Supervisor
Currently Vacant  

Community Development Officer
Sam Kempton 

Senior Finance Officer
Amanda Major 

Finance Officer
Morgan Rapana 

Administration Officer Technical 
Sheryl Squiers

Customer Service Officers 
Katie Rigg / Raewyn Street 

Environmental Health Officer / Building Surveyor
Tim Jurmann (Fridays only)


Ranger Services

Matthew Sharpe
WA Contract Ranger Services

0459 678 154