Executive Team


Mark Goodlet

Mark has overall responsibility to Council for the organisation as CEO.  He brings 12 years executive leadership experience to the role and oversees whole of organisation success.
Mark is self-motivated and naturally curious, as evidenced by a post-graduate Business Certificate, a Master of Project Management, a first class honours Civil Engineering Degree, backed by a Bachelor of Theology, to round out a humanities proclivity.

Mark is focussed on building a capable, customer oriented organisation that genuinely listens, professionally responds, and empowers the vision of the Shire of Waroona.

Mark has a career underpinned in civil engineering in both public and private sectors, with experience across design, procurement, construction and management. He has strong analytical and project deliver capabilities.  In the past 5 years Mark has broadened his work across all service sectors of local government to deliver the community programs and services.   


Ashleigh Nuttall

Ashleigh is responsible for Finance, Annual Budgets & Rates, Long Term Financial Plans, Customer Service, Information Technology, Records Management, and Ranger Services.

Ashleigh is passionate about Local Government as a productive and rewarding career opportunity for those with a passion for working in and developing a local community.


Karen Oborn

Karen is responsible for Infrastructure, Works and Services, Waste Management, Safety Services, Planning and Regulatory Services.

She has extensive sector wide experience, gained working across all service sectors of local government.

Karen is also committed to lifelong learning and professional development.

She holds post-graduate qualifications in Environmental Management and Adult Education, as well as a first class honours Social Science Degree.

Karen is passionate about local government, community, and sustainable development.