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Cr Rob Eldridge

Councillor Rob Eldridge

Councillor Eldridge has had a highly successful and varied career in IT, project management, general management and business consultancy. He has worked for organisations such as Colonial, CGU Insurance, Orica, NAB and ANZ, as well as state government departments such as TAC, SRO, VicRoads.

This experience has provided him with strong business and financial planning skills and balances out his personal passion for the environment and community, and is the drive behind his quest to make Mitchell Shire a great place for families and businesses.

Cr Eldridge moved to Wallan 11 years ago with his wife after 30+ years in Eltham. His 3 children and their children also live in Wallan and are a considerable influence in his choice of community involvement.

He has been an active member of several Shire committees and has been heavily involved with the several community groups, including as a committee member and office bearer.

Cr Eldridge was first elected in 2016, and elected again in 2020.

Cr Eldridge is a representative of the following Committees and Organisations:

  • Merri Creek Management Committee Inc.
  • Greenhill Social Club Inc.
  • CEO Performance Review Advisory Committee

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