Executive Management

The Councillors employ a Chief Executive Officer to help action their decisions, and the CEO employs staff to help achieve this. Council has one CEO and three other Executive Managers.

Each department of Council is run by a manager, who reports to one of the Executive Managers or the CEO. The Executive team is made up of:

Don McLeod

CEO

Don McLeod
Phone: 07 884 0060
Email: dmcleod@mpdc.govt.nzAreas of responsibility: Executive Management, Communications, Corporate and Legal Services, Human Resources.

 

   
Dennis Bellamy

Group Manager Community Development

Dennis Bellamy
Phone: 07 884 0060
Email: dbellamy@mpdc.govt.nzAreas of responsibility: Animal Control, Regulatory Planning, Building Control, Health & Safety, Quality, Libraries.

 

   
Community & Support Services Manager Manaia Te Wiata

Group Manager Business Services

Manaia Te Wiata
Phone: 07 884 0060
Email: mtewiata@mpdc.govt.nzAreas of responsibility: Community Facilities Operations,  Information Management and Information Technology, Finance and Business Services, Asset Management Strategy and Policy.

   
Fiona Vessey

Group Manager Service Delivery

Fiona Vessey
Phone: 07 884 0060
Email: fvessey@mpdc.govt.nzAreas of responsibility: Customer Services, Kaimai Valley Services, Kaimai Consultants (roading, water, stormwater, wastewater), Corporate Project Management, Asset Management Operations and Projects.