Transfer of Director General – Department of Local Government and Communities
20 March 2014
The Public Sector Commissioner today announced that on 18 March 2014, the Governor in Executive Council approved the transfer of Ms Jennifer Mathews from the performance of other functions in the senior executive service (SES) to the office of Director General, Department of Local Government and Communities. Ms Mathews’ term in the position is effective from 18 March 2014 to 30 March 2018.
Ms Mathews was formerly the Director General, Department of Local Government. Ms Mathews has been acting in the vacant Director General, Department of Local Government and Communities position following the amalgamation of the former Department of Local Government, and the Department for Communities on 1 July 2013.
The transfer followed consultation with the Minister’s for Local Government, Community Services, Seniors and Volunteering, and Youth; Citizenship and Multicultural Interests; Heritage; Veterans; and Women’s Interests.
The Public Sector Commissioner extended his gratitude to Ms Mathews for her ongoing contribution to the Western Australian public sector.
Office of the Commissioner 6552 8550
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