Director Corporate Services - Chris Teitzel

Certified Practicing Accountant
Bachelor of Business
Graduate Certificate in Management

Chris has been with Greater Shepparton City Council as Director Corporate Services since 2014 and has almost 30 years local government and private sector experience in both Queensland and Victoria. Chris has held many senior roles including CEO, Director Community and Environmental Services, Director Corporate Services and Manager Finance as well a position of Commercial Manager in the private sector.

Chris is a strategic, community-focused individual with exceptional corporate governance, finance and operation planning skills. Chris has a strong interest in the important role local government plays in improving the economic and environmental sustainability of communities in regional Australia. He is focused on delivering cost-effective and efficient services to the Greater Shepparton region and ensuring the ongoing financial sustainability of Council.

As the Director Corporate Services, Chris is responsible for:

Finance and Rates

  • Financial Accounting
  • Management Accounting
  • Revenue & Rates
  • Accounting Operations

 Information and Communication Technology

  • Application & Systems Development
  • Systems Infrastructure
  • Systems Support

 Corporate Governance

  • Information Management
  • Contracts & Procurement
  • Risk & Assurance
  • Governance
  • Corporate Planning

Marketing and Engagement 

  • Customer Service
  • Digital Media & Design
  • Marketing & Communications
  • Shepparton Show Me

 People and Development

  • Payroll
  • People & Workforce
  • Learning & Development
  • Occupational Health & Safety