District Council of Coober Pedy Administrators

Geoff Sheridan, Prinicpal Administrator

Mr Geoff Sheridan has been appointed as the ‘Principal Administrator’. He is largely based in Coober Pedy. Mr Sheridan is a long-standing and respected senior leader in local government, particularly in regional South Australian councils, most recently as the chief executive officer of the District Council of Elliston.

Mr Sheridan will be supported in his role by two ‘supporting administrators’, who work part-time to participate in deliberations of the Council and setting the strategic directions for the future of the Council.


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Erika Vickery, Support Administrator

Ms Vickery is a former mayor of Naracoorte Lucindale Council and is widely respected for the enormous contribution she has made over many years to her local community, her region, and local government across South Australia.

John Moyle, Support Administrator

Mr Moyle has held senior leadership roles across councils, most recently as Chief Executive Officer of the City of Tea Tree Gully. In that role, Mr Moyle has had exceptional experience in managing council-run essential services and working with the South Australian Government to determine the long-term future and provision of these services.