Mayor Cr Jonathon Marsden

Mayor

Cr Marsden

Cr Marsden works in the field of active transport infrastructure as an analyst of cycling and walking networks. He has previously served in the Australian Army as a helicopter pilot. Cr Marsden brings the values of ecological sustainability, social justice, and peace and non-violence to his decisions on Council. He actively promotes consensus decision making on Council, where possible. Cr Marsden has a strong commitment to grassroots democracy and is answerable to the citizens of Hobsons Bay — and no one else.

Cr Marsden is the co-chair for the Integrated Transport Portfolio Advisory Committee and the Environmental Sustainability Advisory Committee. He is a member of the Metropolitan Transport Forum Executive, a director of LeadWest, and the Chair of the Western Transport Alliance.