Mr Aaron van Egmond, CEO of Hobsons Bay City Council

LeadWest's Board has two types of Director: Participating Council Nominated Directors and Elected Directors.  An Alternate Director can be appointed for each Director.

Mr Aaron van Egmond is currently Hobsons Bay City Council’s Chief Executive Officer and was appointed to LeadWest's Board in July 2018.

Aaron has been a strong leader in the Victorian local government sector for 15 years.  Aaron commenced as Chief Executive Officer at the Hobsons Bay City Council on 12 June 2018.

Aaron’s local government career started at Towong Shire council where he served as Director of Development Services overseeing economic development, tourism, local laws, planning, building, environmental health and major projects.  He moved to Hepburn Shire Council as the Chief Executive Officer.  During his time at Hepburn Shire Council Aaron had a strong focus on project delivery, financial sustainability, operational efficiency and occupational health and safety. He also focused on significant improvements in customer service and community engagement.