People and Culture Network

The purpose of the network is to build capability and capacity of the people and culture Professionals in WA local government.

The responsibilities of the Network include:

  • Providing professional development opportunities for members
  • Reviewing people and culture related issues that impact on local government
  • Promoting high standards of propriety and probity among members
  • Promoting membership of the Network to local government people and culture professionals
  • Communicating to members issues of interest

People and Culture Network  - online discussion portal and resource library

The People and Culture Network online resource library provides a valuable source of information such as templates, local government policies and procedures, presentations from network events and other documents that may prove useful to those people working in a People and Culture role.
An online discussion portal is also available to encourage collaboration and information sharing and to provide a space for discussions on issues, challenges and successes related to people and culture topics.

Visit the resource library.

(Requires the user to sign in - LG Professionals WA members please use your usual online membership account information. Please contact if you require assistance)
People and Culture Network events.

For information on upcoming People and Culture Network events please refer to the LG Professionals WA events calendar. 

View the events calendar.

Network Committee Meetings
Tuesday 19 January 2021
Tuesday 16 March 2021
Tuesday 18 May 2021
Tuesday 20 July 2021
Tuesday 14 September 2021
Tuesday 16 November 2021

The People and Culture Network Committee:

Tresa White
HR Manager
Shire of Chittering

Deputy Chairperson
Richard King
Manager HR & Organisational Development
City of Mandurah

Emily Keenan
Business Partner
City of Mandurah

Committee Members:
Leani Simpson
Manager Human Resources
Shire of Serpentine-Jarrahdale

Natalie Hope
Coordinator Human Resources
City of Greater Geraldton

Sarah Pierson
Manager Corporate Services
City of Busselton

Board Representatives:
Anthony Vuleta
Chief Executive Officer
Town of Victoria Park

Jonathan Throssell
Chief Executive Officer
Shire of Mundaring