The City of Monash Election results were finalised on Sunday 30 October 2016. The following candidates were successful and elected:
Glen Waverley ward
Geoff Lake (re-elected)
Lynnette Saloumi (first-time Councillor)
Mount Waverley ward
Brian Little (re-elected)
Rebecca Paterson (re-elected)
Mt Pang Tsoi (first-time Councillor)
Paul Klisaris (re-elected)
Robert Davies (re-elected)
Shane McCluskey (first-time Councillor)
Theo Zographos (re-elected)
Stuart James (re-elected)
Josh Fergeus (first-time Councillor)
Gayle Nicholas who is the founder of Empowering Monash and YOU, sadly was not successful in been elected for the Glen Waverley Ward, but campaigned very well and had a worthwhile experience. Link: Following an unsuccessful bid 4 Monash Council. EM&U will continue to push or support for recording and broadcasting of Monash Council meetings, which Gayle has also strongly advocated for. Click on link provided for further details abut streaming of council meetings and what some Councillors had to say prior to elections. Link: Feedback to Council: Streaming/Recording of Meetings.
You will have an opportunity to meet the elected Councillors at the:
- Council Civic Centre (293 Springvale Rd, Glen Waverley), Monday 31 October, at 5pm. The VEC will declare the election results. For the City Of Monash election results, visit the Victorian Electoral Commission (VEC) website.
- Special Council meeting (Council Chambers), Thursday 3 November at 6:30pm. Councillors will be sworn in, and a Mayor and Deputy Mayor elected or a date set for the election of the Mayor and Deputy Mayor.
Community Members are welcome to attend!
For more info click on link provided: City of Monash Council