Towong Shire

Chief Executive Officer - Juliana Phelps

Juliana has served as Council’s Chief Executive Officer since May 2009. Prior to taking on this role, she held the position of Director Community and Corporate Services.

Juliana is a Chartered Accountant with a number of years’ experience auditing private and public organisations. She also has a Masters of Business Administration from Charles Sturt University as well as a Bachelor of Business (Accounting and Economics).

Prior to joining Council, Juliana held a Senior Management Position in the manufacturing sector in Albury/Wodonga.

Juliana is passionate about the sustainability of rural communities and small rural councils. She is committed to ensuring that the residents and ratepayers of Towong Shire have access to quality services and infrastructure.

Juliana has been the Hume Region representative on the Rural Councils Victoria board for ten years, and has recently served a four year term as Secretary.

Juliana is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and in 2020 she was recognised as one of the Top 50 Public Sector Women in Victoria.

Last updated: 13 November 2020