Brett Luxford appointed Acting CEO
Thursday, 29 March 2018
Brett Luxford has been appointed Acting Chief
Executive Officer of the City of Greater Geelong, until a permanent replacement
for outgoing CEO Kelvin Spiller is hired.
Mr Luxford has been the City’s Director of Investment
and Attraction since 2016, overseeing Enterprise Geelong and Events, Arts and Culture,
Tourism Greater Geelong and the Bellarine, and Central Geelong and the Waterfront.
He has extensive local government experience, having
held senior roles in both regional and metropolitan areas.
Council’s CEO Employment Matters Committee is working
hard on the process of hiring a new CEO, and will make a decision at the
Mr Spiller will finish in his role tomorrow (Thursday
Quotes attributed to City of Greater Geelong Mayor
Brett has earned widespread
respect during his two years with the City of Greater Geelong. As an existing
member of the executive team, he is well placed to carry out the role of Acting
CEO until a permanent replacement arrives. We congratulate him on his
Quotes attributed to Brett Luxford:
a lot of important work to be done, and I’m keen to make sure it’s business as
usual. I’m looking forward to working with Councillors to continue to meet the
needs of our community.