Geoff King - Director, Communities and Place

Geoff King

Geoff King is the Director, Communities and Place. Geoff is a planning, design and strategy professional with broad private, state and local government experience, and qualifications in Landscape Architecture, Planning and Public Sector Management. His roles have included open space planning and design, business improvement, corporate services, place management, strategy and environmental planning. Most recently, Geoff led the City Strategy Unit at the City of Parramatta, a multi-disciplinary team covering a diverse portfolio including the smart city program, economic, social, environmental, transport and corporate planning. 

Geoff is passionate about public service and leading teams - and the important role that an effective Council can have in improving places by working with community. Mr King holds a Master of Environmental Planning, Bachelor of Landscape Architecture (Hons) and a graduate Certificate in Public Sector Management.

Geoff will be responsible for the following areas:
  • Community Development 
  • Community Engagement
  • Compliance and Regulation
  • Environment and Sustainability 
  • Health and Building
  • Place Management 
  • Statutory Planning (Development Applications)

Geoff can be contacted on 4863 5379 or geoff.king@wsc.nsw.gov.au.