(This title is awarded by Local Government NSW (LGNSW), the peak industry association that represents the interests of all NSW Councils. To qualify for the title Emeritus Mayor a Councillor must have served a minimum of three one-year terms as Mayor. While Cr Johns only served two terms as Sutherland Shire Mayor he was also elected Rockdale Mayor in 1999).
Party: Liberal Party (NSW). First elected to council 2004. Previously Mayor 2012-13 and 2014-15
Cr Johns is currently the NSW Vice President of the NSW Liberal Party. Cr Johns has over 22 years experience as a local Government Councillor having been re-elected for another 4 year term in 2016. Cr Johns owns and operates a local manufacturing company that operates in the water infrastructure industry. Previously he had senior roles in the Water Infrastructure and Chemical industries.
Currently a member of the following Standing Committees:
- Corporate Governance Committee
- Shire Infrastructure and Public Domain Committee
Currently a member of the following Sub-Committees:
Currently a member of the following External Committees:
- Southern Sydney Regional Organisation of Councillors (Voting Delegate)