Councillor Leigh Dunscombe (Mayor)
First Elected: October 2016
Phone: 0419 935 793
Cr Leigh Dunscombe is a husband and father of two adult children, and has lived in Kinglake since 2000. After growing up in Greensborough, he and his wife have experienced life in many varied communities including Adelaide, Mildura, Heathcote and Porepunkah before settling in Murrindindi Shire.
Cr Dunscombe started his career as a tradesman, and did this for 15 years before moving into IT. He has held ICT management positions for large national companies in the chemical and wine industries, as well as being an IT support technician for primary schools in North East Victoria. He also has hospitality experience as the Publican of the Kinglake National Park Hotel. Leigh currently runs a home based IT support and website development business from his home in Kinglake.
Cr Dunscombe has been very active in the community over the past 16 years serving a number of community groups including the Kinglake Football Netball Club and as administrator of the Kinglake Ranges Community Group Facebook page.