Committees: CEO Employment Matters, Mildura Future Ready Steering Committee, Mildura City Heart (observer), Psyche Bend Historical Reserve Committee of Management, Chaffey Trail Reference Group.
Cr Mark Eckel served on four previous Councils and remains committed to consulting with the region's residents, local businesses and industries, working to make Mildura a better place to live now and into the future. Cr Eckel is a White Ribbon Ambassador, and believes that violence is a cultural issue and needs to be addressed commencing with our youth. With wife Denise, they share six children, sixteen grandchildren and are great grandparents of three and the couple list Mildura's geographical location, lifestyle and multicultural community as highlights. In addition to working as a radio presenter, Cr Eckel is a keen sportsman.