Executive Office Executive Office

 Chief Executive Officer, Carl Manton

Executive Office Functions:

  • Governance
  • Councillor Support
  • Human Resources
  • Meeting Coordination
  • Work Health & Safety
  • Town Planning Services


Carl Manton has 19 years experience in local government.  He holds a Bachelor of Business and a Master of Business Administration (specialising in Business Law).

Following the completion of his Bachelor of Business Studies through external study, Carl has seen real value in furthering his education and is nearing the completion of his law degree.

Carl is married to Joy and has two children, Lachlan and Chelsea. Carl's outside interests include fishing, golf, keeping fit and spending time with his children.

Carl believes the future of local government is exciting and that Goondiwindi Regional Council is well positioned to meet the challenges that lay ahead of it.