Carey McIntyre has over 27 years experience in local government, working at Campbelltown, Wollongong, Camden and Shellharbour councils,  in the fields of engineering, town planning, project management and strategic planning.  He has developed extensive stakeholder engagement skills and is a strong advocate for public sector administration and the opportunities that present themselves for public/private sector collaboration

He holds qualifications in engineering urban and regional planning and business administration, with a major in public administration. He is currently the General Manager of  Shellharbour City Council.