Meet our Chief Executive Officer

Rebecca McKenzie is an accomplished leader with a successful executive career across three countries and three sectors.

Rebecca McKenzie
Rebecca McKenzie

CEO of Glen Eira City Council since February 2016, Rebecca is passionate about local government’s role in creating liveable and resilient communities with a pride of place.

Responsible for a $170 million business which delivers more than 120 services to the Glen Eira community, Rebecca has an extensive background and qualifications in public sector leadership, including CEO at Mitchell Shire Council and executive roles in the UK, Ireland, and Queensland.

A values-based leader who invests in people, Rebecca builds strong relationships at all levels, and mentors and coaches emerging leaders in the sector. She is the Chair of Zoos Victoria and sits on the South East Water Customer and Community Council and the Ministerial Gender Equity Advisory Committee. In 2018 Rebecca was delighted to be named one of the Top 50 public sector women in Victoria.


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