Overview

Background

The Victorian Government created the Geelong Authority to advise the Minister for Planning on strategies to attract investment to central Geelong and on major planning applications to help create jobs and drive growth in Geelong.

Panel or Committee

The Victorian Government created the Geelong Authority to advise the Minister for Planning on strategies to attract investment to central Geelong and on major planning applications to help create jobs and drive growth in Geelong.

Terms of reference

Geelong Authority members

  • Chair Ms Diana Taylor: Vice President - Geelong Football Club; Chair - GOTAFE and Anam Cara House Geelong; Trustee - Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Trust; Director - Diana Taylor Consulting; and Member - AFLW Competition Committee
  • Mr Aamir Qutub - CEO and Founder of Enterprise Monkey, multinational digital firm
  • Ms Jill Smith BEc, MBA, Hon Doc (Deakin) - Arts Strategy and Advocacy, Trustee, Trust for Nature, Chair, Theatre Network Australia, Chair, Arts and Cultural Management Advisory Board, Deakin University
  • Mr Rory Costello: Executive Director - Villawood Properties
  • Mr Mark Edmonds: Executive Director ‎- MRE Consulting Pty Ltd; Non-Executive Director - Chamber of Commerce and Barwon Community Legal Service
  • Dr Sarah Leach: Director - InLife Independent Living (Disability Service); Director – Anam Cara Hospice Geelong; Director – Active Geelong; Senior Health Advisor to GMHBA (NFP Health Insurer); Senior Consultant OMC Group
  • Mr Steve Thorne: Director - Design Urban; Office of the Victorian Government Architect’s Design Review Panel; Landcom’s Design Review Panel

More information

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Documents

All supporting documents for this project can be found here.

Supporting Documents