Executive Leadership

MacDonnell Regional Council (MRC) is committed to delivering quality services for all of its residents from its Council Service Centres in all 13 communities. The administration of governance, finance, funding arrangements, program management and human resources is undertaken centrally in Alice Springs from MRC’s public office.

Throughout the organisation, MRC employs approximately 440 staff, of whom about 79% are Indigenous. The Executive Leadership team, consisting of the Chief Executive Officer and four Directors, are the conduit between the elected Councillors and the extended workforce. The following, lists the current executive leadership team by their respective roles:

  • Chief Executive Officer

    Jeff MacLeod

  • Director Community Services

    Sabine Wedemeyer

  • Director Corporate Services

    This position is currently vacant

  • Director Service Centre Delivery

    Belinda Urquhart

  • Director Technical Services

    Simon Murphy