Waikato Regional Council has appointed a new Chief Financial Officer. JANINE BECKER (pictured) will take up the role from January 14, following Mike Garrett’s resignation.
Her new responsibilities span:
- corporate finance
- property and facilities
- corporate planning
- and public transport.
Having worked 27 years for the council, Janine is a chartered accountant with senior management experience.
Meanwhile, Mike Garrett will continue on a fixed term, working part-time on key projects for the council: the Hamilton to Auckland start-up passenger rail service, electronic bus ticketing, and the regional council’s move into new offices in Hamilton’s CBD in mid-2020.