Appointment of Executive Officer for NEWRRG

As Chairperson of the Board of North East Waste and Resource Recovery Group (North East WRRG) I am pleased to advise that following a recruitment process, Kristy Kay has been appointed as the Executive Officer for North East WRRG.

Kristy has extensive local government experience and is passionate about good governance and project delivery that meets stakeholder needs. She has worked for thirteen years within local government including 7 years as a Director of Corporate and Community Services.  Kristy has a deep understanding of the challenges and issues facing local government and is looking forward to supporting North East WRRG to provide a strong level of benefit to the North East region.

Kristy commenced with North East WRRG on the 29th of April and is looking forward to working with our partners, stakeholders and industry.  Kristy can be contacted by email at, and by phone on 0438 003 038.

Veronica Schilling
North East Waste and Resource Recovery Group