Cr Haris Strangas

Councillor Haris Strangas was elected to Sutherland Shire Council in late 2021.

Cr Strangas comes to Council with a strong background in event management, serving as a director of an entertainment and events company, as well as a strong background in politics, having worked for both state and Federal parliamentarians.

Inspired by his experience working in his family business, Cr Strangas also brings to Council a deep appreciation of the importance of supporting opportunities for local businesses to thrive.

Recognising the importance that sport and active recreation play in supporting the physical and mental wellbeing of local residents, Cr Strangas is passionate about ensuring that residents have ready access to high quality sports facilities, walkways and attractive green spaces.

Cr Strangas has a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications and Media from the University of Technology Sydney, and is currently studying a Masters in Public Policy at University of Sydney.

Currently a member of the following Standing Committees:

  • Shire Strategic Planning Committee
  • Shire Infrastructure Committee (Deputy Chairperson)
  • Shire Services Committee
  • Corporate Governance Committee

Currently a member of the following Sub-Committees:

  • Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Advisory Committee
  • Business & Industry Committee (Chairperson)
  • Environment & Sustainability Committee
  • Floodplain Risk Management Committee (Deputy Chairperson)
  • Sport & Active Communities Committee

Currently a member of the following External Committee:

  • Georges Riverkeeper Committee

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