Malcolm Ryan has been appointed as General Manager of Cumberland Council until March 2018.
"I am delighted to announce this appointment as Mr Ryan has a wealth of experience in local government, spanning 35 years. Moreover, his commitment to business excellence and transparency in government will serve Cumberland Council well," said Cumberland Council Administrator Viv May.
Mr Ryan was born and raised in Western Sydney and began his career as a Town Planner at Fairfield City Council in the early 80's. Most recently he served as the Deputy General Manager
for Warringah Council and has also served at Hawkesbury and Blue Mountains Councils. Mr
Ryan has qualifications in town planning, mathematics and computer studies.
Mr Malcolm Ryan said he is "looking forward to the opportunities presented with the new Council and will focus on providing high quality, cost effective services for the community."