Ms Kerry Thompson

LeadWest Director from 1 May 2007 to 15 June 2010

Kerry Thompson was CEO of Maribyrnong City Council and was one of LeadWest's Council Member appointed Directors between May 2007 and June 2010. 

Ms Thompson commenced as Wyndham City Council’s Chief Executive Officer in July 2010. 

Ms Thompson worked as Director Financial and Community Services at Wyndham in 1995/96 before moving on to the City of Greater Geelong in 1996 as General Manager Business Performance. Ms Thompson then joined the City of Melbourne as the Director City Assets and Services in 1999, before being appointed as the Chief Executive Officer at the City of Maribyrnong in 2003.

In 2009, Ms Thompson was seconded to advise the Victorian Bushfire Reconstruction and Recovery Authority (VBRRA) following the Black Saturday Bushfires, at the request of the VBRRA and the Municipal Association of Victoria.

Ms Thompson is the current chair and founding member of the Western Transport Alliance and the Institute of Public Administration.