Committees

In order to assist with its planning and decision-making, EMRC Council has appointed seven key committees.

Audit Committee (AC)

The Audit Committee consists of one Councillor from each member Council and was established to guide and assist EMRC with audits and financial management.

Members:

  • Cr Mel Congerton (Chairman) - City of Swan 
  • Cr Lesley Boyd (Deputy Chairman) - City of Kalamunda 
  • Cr Kathyrn Hamilton - Town of Bassendean 
  • Cr Lorna Clarke - City of Bayswater 
  • Cr Janet Powell - City of Belmont
  • Cr Doug Jeans  - Shire of Mundaring

Chief Executive Officers Advisory Committee (CEOAC)

The Chief Executive Officers Advisory Committee was formed to consider matters that have an impact on the member Councils and/or EMRC's business activities. Consisting of member Councils Chief Executive Officers and the EMRC's Chief Executive Officer, the committee provides recommendations to the EMRC Council.

Members:

  • Mr Jonathan Throssell - Chief Executive Officer - Shire of Mundaring 
  • Mr Mike Foley - Chief Executive Officer - City of Swan 
  • Ms Peta Mabbs - Chief Executive Officer - Town of Bassendean
  • Mr Andrew Brien - Chief Executive Officer - City of Bayswater
  • Mr John Christie - Chief Executive Officer - City of Belmont
  • Ms Rhonda Hardy - Chief Executive Officer - City of Kalamunda 
  • Mr Marcus Geisler - Chief Executive Officer - EMRC

Chief Executive Officer Performance Review Committee (CEOPRC)

The Chief Executive Officer Performance Review Committee consists of a councillor from each member Council and meets to review the Chief Executive Officer's performance, determine performance objectives to be met by the Chief Executive Officer and review the Chief Executive Officer's remuneration and contract of employment.

Members:

  • Cr Jai Wilson - Town of Bassendean 
  • Cr Lorna Clarke - City of Bayswater 
  • Cr Janet Powell - City of Belmont
  • Cr Dylan O'Connor - City of Kalamunda
  • Cr John Daw - Shire of Mundaring
  • Cr Mel Congerton - City of Swan

Investment Committee (IC)

The Investment Committee comprises of Council members only. The purpose of the committee is to deal with matters related to EMRC's Management of Investment Policy.

Members:

  • Cr Jai Wilson - Town of Bassendean 
  • Cr Giorgia Johnson - City of Bayswater 
  • Cr Janet Powell - City of Belmont
  • Cr Lesley Boyd - City of Kalamunda
  • Cr Charlie Zannino - City of Swan

Resource Recovery Committee

The Resource Recovery Committee and the Technical Advisory Committee have been disbanded as of 21 March 2019 and a single committee incorporating the functions of these two committees was established. The new Committee is the Waste Advisory Committee.

Technical Advisory Committee

The Technical Advisory Committee and the Resource Recovery Committee have been disbanded as of 21 March 2019 and a single committee incorporating the functions of these two committees was established. The new Committee is the Waste Advisory Committee.

Waste Advisory Committee (WAC)

The Waste Advisory Committee comprises a Councillor and an officer from each member Council and the EMRC Chief Executive Officer (non-voting member). The Committee has been established to review and provide reports on technical matters and recommendations to Council; advise on resource recovery and other waste-related matters. 

Members:

  • Cr Steve Wolff (Chairman) - City of Belmont 
  • Cr Mel Congerton (Deputy Chairman) - City of Swan 
  • Cr Kathryn Hamilton - Town of Bassendean
  • Cr Giorgia Johnson - City of Bayswater
  • Cr Dylan O'Connor - City of Kalamunda
  • Cr Doug Jeans - Shire of Mundaring
  • Mr Phillip Adams - Executive Manager Infrastructure - Town of Bassendean
  • Mr Doug Pearson - Director of Works and Infrastructure - City of Bayswater
  • Mr Murray Ralph - Acting Director Infrastructure Services - City of Belmont
  • Mr Brett Jackson - Director Infrastructure Services- City of Kalamunda
  • Mr Shane Purdy - Director Infrastructure Services - Shire of Mundaring
  • Mr Jim Coten - Executive Manager Operations - City of Swan
  • Mr Marcus Geisler - Chief Executive Officer - EMRC

Waste Management Community Reference Group (WMCRG)

The WMCRG was formed in 2001 to provide ongoing community feedback and advice to EMRC on current and future waste management projects. The WMCRG is made up of 15 members of the Perth Eastern Region community.

Members:

  • Ms Dianne Katscherian (Chairman)
  • Ms Carmel Luck (Deputy Chairman)
  • Mr Malcolm Barker
  • Mr Edwin Dell
  • Ms Jodi Gardiner
  • Mr Anthony Fowler
  • Ms Belinda Hamilton 
  • Mrs Belinda Henderson
  • Mr Ray Lewis
  • Mrs Gina Ogilvie
  • Mr Nicholas Sibbel
  • Mr Mark Simpson
  • Ms Kristy Walden
  • Ms Robyn Walsh
  • Mr Alan Wicks