Mayor Ray Thompson
Currently sitting his first term as Mayor, and third term as a Councillor, Councillor Thompson is the chair of a number of Council committees, with a special interest in those relating to sporting and recreation including the Sports advisory, and aquatic centre. Other committees include Lithgow Aged Care and LINC.
Deputy Mayor Wayne McAndrew
Councillor Wayne McAndrew has lived in the area all his life and believes it is privilege and an honour to be elected for his fourth term as a Lithgow City Councillor to represent this wonderful area.
Encouraging business to our area to create jobs and protecting our existing businesses and industries, particularly coal mining and power generation are at the forefront of Wayne’s aspirations for our Local Government Area. Wayne will continue to support the hospital and aged care facilities as well as the promotion of tourism. Lobbying for NBN coverage in our area and a sewerage treatment plant for Cullen Bullen are other areas of key interest to Councillor McAndrew for this term of Council.
Councillor McAndrew has been involved with a number of local organisations including:
Councillor Cassandra Coleman
Councillor Cassandra Coleman was born and raised in Lithgow. She has lived in Portland for the past 21 years where she raised her daughters Katie and Rose.
Councillor Deanna Goodsell
Councillor Darryl Goodwin
Councillor Stephen Lesslie
Councillor Steve Ring
Councillor Steve Ring came to the local area since October 1987 and has been the manager of Hartley Historic Site since that time.
He has been involved with a number of local organisations including:
Councillor Ring has received Two NSW National Trust Awards, for Conservation and Adaptive Reuse and a highly commended for a heritage Development Control Plan.
Councillor Joe Smith
Councillor Maree Statham
Elected to Council in 2012, Councillor Statham was elected as Mayor from 2012 to 2016. Councillor Statham is a prominent business owner in the Local Government Area as well as being a dedicated Councillor. Councillor Statham is Chair on many Council Committee’s and has been an active member of many community committees over the years, some include;
Councillor Statham has been volunteering and raising money for charity for over 45 years and is passionate about progressing the Lithgow Local Government Area whilst improving the area for the Youth.