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Last reviewed: Fri, 09 May 2014

Organisation structure

The Executive Team

The Executive Leadership Team consists of Dr Karleen Edwards and her direct reports. These managers oversee the efficient and effective management of the seven Council directorates and they also provide advice to the Council's elected members. The Executive Leadership Team, which meets weekly, is currently transitioning to a new structure.

The current Executive Leadership Team is:

  • Dr Karleen Edwards, Chief Executive Officer
  • David Adamson, Director Council Facilites and Infrastructure
  • Brendan Anstiss, Director Corporate Services
  • Peter Gudsell, Chief Financial Officer
  • Jane Parfitt, Chief Operating Officer
  • Mary Richardson, Director Office of the Chief Executive
  • Peter Sparrow, Director Building Control and City Rebuild  
  • Michael Theelen, Chief Planning Officer

Register of Pecuniary and Other Specified Interests

This register contains information provided to the Registrar of Pecuniary and other Specified Interests by individual Executive Leadership Team members as at 16 June 2014.


Authorising Unit: Human Resources

Last reviewed: Friday, 9 May 2014

Next review: Saturday, 9 August 2014

Keywords: council, organisation, structure

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