Elected members

You can contact the Mayor and Councillors any time to discuss your ideas, issues or concerns. They are your elected members to represent you and your community.   Find out more about each of our elected members below. 

To read information about the role of elected members, remuneration and the elected members code of conduct, please view the Council's role and purpose page.

Council's role and purpose

Greg Martin

Councillor – Hikurangi Coastal Ward

  • Telephone09 433 5629
  • Alternate Phone027 283 6147
  • Email cr.martin@wdc.govt.nz
  • ProfileElected in 2019 as a Councillor for the Hikurangi Coastal Ward.

Simon Reid

Councillor – Mangakāhia-Maungatapere Ward

  • Telephone021 938 268
  • Email cr.reid@wdc.govt.nz
  • ProfileElected in 2019 as a Councillor for Mangakāhia-Maungatapere Ward.

Phil Halse

Councillor – Okara Ward

  • Telephone09 430 2251
  • Alternate Phone027 303 5671
  • Email cr.halse@wdc.govt.nz
  • ProfileElected in 2019 as a Councillor for Okara Ward.