Cr Leanne Pentreath

Western Ward Councillor

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First elected: 2016 (February by-election)

One of seven children raised on a dairy farm at Tennyson, Cr Leanne Pentreath grew up enjoying sports, motorbike riding and reading. She attended local primary and secondary schools.

After working as a qualified nurse at Echuca District Hospital for 12 years, Cr Pentreath went on to manage the family’s supermarket / hardware business for over 20 years. This led to her involvement on committees and grocery boards.

Committed to her own professional development, Cr Pentreath has completed a number of courses including a Certificate IV in Training, Certificate IV in Accounting and a Diploma in Business Governance.

Cr Pentreath has been active on many local community groups including the Lockington & District Development Committee, Lockington & District Planning Group and the Campaspe Shire Drought Recovery Committee.