First elected: 2016
Cr Vicki Neele was born in Kyabram and attended local schools. Cr Neele has travelled extensively, living overseas and in Melbourne, however settled back in Kyabram where she married and raised her family.
She is a passionate community minded person, has been a councillor (prior to amalgamation in 1994), and involved in a number of community projects. She won a Churchill Memorial Trust award in 1996 which saw her travel to the UK, Belgium and France to investigate models of arts tourism particularly how they relate to rural areas.