Ms Desley Renton

16 August 2010 16:45:29



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Desley Renton is the Manager of the Community Engagement Program for the City of Melbourne.  She brings to this exciting and challenging role a history of working with Local Government and a belief in its potential to lead by example.  

Desley’s job is to build the capacity and readiness of the organisation to meaningfully engage its communities as an integral part of the decision making process.  

In her spare time she is the President of the International Association for Public Participation (IAP2).   In 2005 when working at the Local Government Association of Queensland her work was honoured with the IAP2 Asia Pacific award for best policy framework.  Desley is a Saint James Ethics Centre Fairfax Fellow.  

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