Senior Staff Member – Rural or Regional Council 2016
Winner of the Award – Judy Charlton, Narrandera Shire Council.
Throughout her time at Narrandera Shire Council, Judy has overseen a restructure that has improved productivity and financial outcomes as well as implementing a range of changes that have seen an improvement in employee satisfaction. Leadership is a strength of Judy’s where she inspires those around her using an inclusive and transparent management style.
Judy has also been a mentor to women at the Council and has supported the professional development of women working there. She has assisted women transitioning into management roles and increased the number of women in management positions from two to five -an incredible achievement.