Director Infrastructure - Phillip Hoare

Phil has a strong connection to Greater Shepparton having been born, raised and educated in the area. He also lives locally and comes from a family with a farming background in the area.

He has completed a Civil Engineering degree at Monash University in Melbourne and has post graduate diplomas in Water Engineering, Municipal Engineering & Management and was also a participant in the Fairley Leadership program in 2001.

With a career of approximately 30 years, Phil worked initially in local government, including time with the City of Shepparton in the late 80’s to early 90’s, before moving to the water industry where he has worked with Goulburn Murray Water for 22 years.

Phil’s experience includes senior management roles across a broad range of business functions including infrastructure management activities such as design and construction, strategic asset management, project management; customer service and operational roles covering administration, strategic business planning, customer engagement and consultation.