A little bit about Gail
Gail has been a dedicated and involved Elected Member for the Wine Coast Ward for 8 years and feels that time has served as a great apprenticeship for the role Mayor.
During her time on Council she has taken every opportunity to become educated on the role and responsibility of Local Government and has built up good networks and relationships within the wider Local Government sector, State and Federal Government and with the residents and businesses in our City. Gail sits on a number of committees and is also a Local Government board member on the Dog Cat Management Board SA
Gail's previous experience has included management and administrative roles in the public, private and not for profit sector. She emigrated from the UK as a skilled migrant in 2003, and with family living in the region for over 50 years, chose to live in the City of Onkaparinga.
As well as her Councillor duties, Gail is a registered Civil Celebrant licensed to perform marriages in Australia, a Justice of the Peace and volunteers as the senior instructor at School for Dogs Aldinga Bay.
Gail feels privileged to be able to serve her community and is proud to be an Australian Citizen.