Cr Helen Healy

Councillor

Portfolio: Community Development and Gender Equality
Term: 2016-2020

Helen Healy Bio

Committees: Disability Access Advisory Committee, Mildura Arts and Culture Advisory Board, CEO Employment Matters Committee, Aboriginal Action Committee, local Aboriginal Justice Advisory Committee, Food Next Door Co-op Community Demonstration Farm Project Steering Group, Sunraysia Equity Action Group.

Cr Helen Healy joined Council early in 2019 following Cr Cupper’s election to the Victorian State Government. She is an Arts and Cultural Engagement consultant having produced over 300 events across Australia including major events in the Mildura region and the National Indigenous Cultural program for the Centenary of Canberra. She has twice been a finalist in the Australian Event Manager of the Year award, is a former Victoria State Government Small Business Regional Hero and Australia Council peer and is currently a member of the Creative Victoria Advisory Panel and, until March 2019, a board member of Regional Arts Victoria. She has a Masters of Fine Arts (Cultural Leadership) and a keen interest in yoga, rowing, music and writing for publication. She is committed to advocate for the MRCC vision to be the most liveable people-friendly community in Australia.