Cr Helen Healy grew up in Ouyen, has 73 first cousins and her family have been in the Mallee over 100 years.
She is an Arts and Cultural Engagement consultant, having produced over 300 events across Australia including major events in the Mildura region and a major cultural program for the Centenary of Canberra.
She has twice been a finalist for the Australian Event Manager of the Year and is a former Victorian Government Small Business Regional Hero. Cr Healy recently completed a Masters in Cultural Leadership and the Australian Institute of Company Directors course and belongs to many local groups including the Mildura Rowing Club.
In her current term she is focussing on gender equality benefits for men, women and children; future proofing with sustainable practices and renewable energies; events and tourism driven economies and civic pride - most especially in respect for Council and beautifying our region.