Organisation structure

Council's Executive Management Team includes four directors and a Chief Executive Officer.

Bernard Smith

Bernard Smith

Office of the Chief Executive Officer


  • Communications
  • Governance
  • Internal Audit
  • People and Organisational Development
  • Water Business Unit 

Pauline Gordon
Director, Community and Corporate Services

Corporate and Community Services


  • Destination Gympie Region
  • Economic Development
  • Art Gallery
  • Branch Administration
  • Community Development and Facilities
  • Customer Contact
  • Financial Services
  • Information and Communication Technology
  • Libraries
  • Property

Gina Vereker

Gina Vereker
Director, Planning and Development

Planning and Development


  • Building and Plumbing Services
  • Development and Compliance
  • Environmental Health and Regulatory Services
  • Environmental Planning
  • Lands Protection
  • Place Management
  • Planning Strategy and Major Projects

Dimitri Scordalides

Dimitri Scordalides
Director, Infrastructure Services

Infrastructure Services


  • Construction and Maintenance
  • Depot Operations
  • Design Services
  • Disaster Management
  • Parks Design
  • Parks Operations
  • Major Projects
  • Waste Services 

Belynda Howard

Belynda Howard
Manager - People & Organisational Development

People & Organisational Development


  • HR Operations
  • Organisational Development
  • Payroll
  • Workplace Health & Safety

Related information

Organisational structure