2-6: ’City of Greater Geraldton’s (WA) Participatory Budgeting Journey’, Ken Diehm, CEO.

Patrick Blampied FOLG 2015

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Ken has more than 29 years of local government experience and has held a wide range of financial and engineering management positions in both local government and the private sector including, CEO of Willows Sports Complex Joint Board, Managing Director of Business National, CEO of NQ Water, Director of Water and Asset Planning, and Director of Townsville Water and Waste. More recently, Ken has discovered a passion for engaging the community in Council decision making and was the co-designer of #changesCGG, a deliberative democracy initiative undertaken by the City of Greater Geraldton that won three awards from the International Association for Public Participation Australasia.