First elected: 2016
Cr Daniel Mackrell spent his early years on a dairy farm in Wyuna, then moved to Tongala where he attended local schools.
Cr Mackrell has developed a broad knowledge and skill base honed from a diverse career, including various stints in hospitality. Combining his passion for hospitality with qualifications in Human Resource Management and Training, led to the establishment of a national training and employment organisation which traversed the east coast of Australia, of which he was CEO for 12 years. His latest venture in hospitality involves three different businesses - a café, a catering venue and coffee-roasting business, all located in Echuca.
Daniel’s community involvement spans over 20 plus years from tourism boards, local learning networks and community not for profits, such as Echuca Moama Tourism, the Campaspe Cohuna Local Learning Network, Echuca Lawn Tennis Club and is currently president of the Echuca Moama Business and Trades Association.