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


Director Corporate & Community Services
Stuart Billingham


Director Technical Services
Darryn Watkins (Commencing October 2019)

Executive Assistant
Lisa Boddy


Works Supervisor
Russell Dyer 


Senior Finance Officer
Rebecca Billingham

Finance Officer
Morgan Rapana 


Administration Officer Technical 
Sheryl Squiers


Customer Service Officer 
Katie Rigg 


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



Ranger Services

Matthew Sharpe
WA Contract Ranger Services

0459 678 154