Jodie Watson to lead community engagement and governance excellence at Darebin

Jodie Watson was recently appointed to the position of General Manager Governance and Engagement at Darebin City Council, due to commence in October 2020. In this pivotal role, Jodie will deliver a transformational strategic plan and directly supports Council’s inspirational long-term goals.

Jodie brings broad experience in both local government, not for profit and private enterprise in Australia and the UK. She was most recently employed at Moreland City Council leading the Corporate Governance function. She also spent six years at the City of Melbourne on a number of projects and played a key role in enhancing the corporate performance and operational efficiency of the Council.

Jodie has a track record in developing high performance teams with a positive culture.