Luke Barbagallo

Candidate for Councillor

Luke Barbagallo is a resident of Bellingen, and is standing for council for the first time. He has an undergraduate business degree majoring in entrepreneurship, and a Master of Disaster, Design and Development, working with a local organisation for his final research project. With professional experience in international and community development, education, small business and hospitality management, he would bring diverse skills and perspective as an elected councillor. Luke’s motivation to run for Council is his desire to support environmentally sustainable tourism and small businesses within the whole Shire. Luke is also deeply committed to improving the disaster preparedness and resilience of the Shire in the face of drought, flood and fire, in a manner that is inclusive of all residents. EmailLink