Organisational Structure


A profile for each of the Executive Management Team can be viewed by clicking on the position links above.

Murrindindi Shire Council's Organisation Structure can be viewed by downloading either of the documents below. 

Download Organisation Structure(DOC, 41KB)

Download Organisation Structure(PDF, 69KB)

Chief Executive Officer

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Craig Lloyd

Craig commenced the role of Chief Executive Officer at Murrindindi Shire Council on 8 January 2018.

Craig has extensive senior executive experience in the public sector, including roles with state and local government, emergency services and not-for profit organisations. Craig was formally the Director of Presentation and Assets at the City of Greater Bendigo, before taking on his role at Murrindindi Shire Council.

Mr Lloyd holds a Masters of Business Administration, Masters of Project Management and a Post Graduate Certificate in Community Development.

Director Corporate Services


Michael Chesworth

Michael was first appointed as Manager of Organisational Development in 1997. 

Michael’s role oversees the Corporate Services Division which includes Business Services, Governance and Risk, People and Culture.

Director Assets and Development


Stuart McConnell

Stuart McConnell started with Council in January 2017 in the role of General Manager Infrastructure and Development Services. Stuart brings a range of executive experience from the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning, and the Environment Protection Authority. He has a strong commitment to delivery of outcomes for the community, working in partnership, customer service and community engagement.

Stuart leads the Assets and Development Division which includes Community Assets, Development Services, Capital Works and Environmental Sustainability.

Director Community Engagement


Shivaun Brown

The Director Community Engagement oversees Community Wellbeing, Customer Experience, Tourism and Events, and Business Development.