Hume City Council
George served for 22 years as an officer in the Australian Army, during which he was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal for achievements while on exchange with the United States Marine Corps. Since leaving the Army in 2001 George has worked in Emergency Services, the Not for Profit Sector and Local Government.
As Manager Economic Development since 2011 at Hume City Council, a large growth municipality in Melbourne’s North, he has launched a nationally recognised Local Jobs for Local People program, introduced a successful Investment Attraction Framework and is currently leading delivery of a transformational Circular Economy program “Towards Hume as a Circular City”. He is an inaugural member of the ACE Hub Advisory Board.