Council Administration


Chief Executive Officer - Craig Barke

Council's Chief Executive Officer is responsible for the strategic direction and the administration of the organisation. Craig Barke was appointed to the position of CEO of Scenic Rim Regional Council on 15 July, 2008, after acting as Director Corporate and Organisational Services of the new council. He began in this role on Monday August 4, 2008.


Executive Team

The CEO is supported in delivering the strategic and operational objectives of the Council by a team of three executives comprising the Director Infrastructure Services Patrick Murphy, Director Regional Services Tony Magner and Chief Finance Officer Kelly Stidworthy.

Organisational Structure

The Local Government Act 2009 requires Councils to adopt by formal resolution an organisational structure. Council's present structure, depicted below, was adopted on 7 April 2014. The structure provides for four Executive positions (including the Chief Executive Officer) and seven Manager positions to administer the operations of Council, supported by Section Coordinators and Team Leaders.