Management Team


Kathryn Ross

Chief Executive

Kath is responsible for advising the Council on policy, managing the Council’s total operations and is the link between the elected members and the staff.


David Hopman

Assets and Operations Manager

David is responsible for the Council’s major operational and infrastructural assets.

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Tania Madden

Manager Strategic Planning

Tania is responsible for providing leadership for strategic planning, policy development and implementation whilst overseeing the management of Council’s regulatory functions.

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David Paris

Manager Finance

David is responsible for revenue policies, finance management and information systems.

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Andrea Jackson

Manager Community Facilities and Activities

Andrea is responsible for the Council’s Community Development and other community policies and initiatives. As well as the operational management and customer service delivery of Masterton District Council’s Parks and Facilities Department. [email protected]