First elected: 2008
Cr Neil Pankhurst has been a local of Campaspe all his life. Raised on a 130ha beef cattle farm in Tongala, Cr Pankhurst went to local primary and secondary schools, before completing his senior years at The Scots School in Albury.
Having completed a Diploma in Farm Management at Glenormiston Agricultural College at Noorat in south western Victoria, Cr Pankhurst purchased the family dairy farm in Tongala.
Recently retired from farming, Cr Pankhurst keeps busy with his community involvement in a number of organisations.