Mayor Damien Ryan
Address: PO Box 1071, Alice Springs
Mobile: 0428 825 392
Mayor Ryan was born in Alice Springs in 1955 and completed his primary education at 'Our Lady of the Sacred Heart School' in Alice Springs.
His professional career began in 1972 when he started work at the Alice Springs Camera Shop, which he bought in 1974.
Since then, he has also gained invaluable knowledge of the tourism industry as licensee of the Mt Ebenezer Roadhouse (south-west of Alice Springs) and later as co-owner of Dunmarra Roadhouse.
Mayor Ryan is the President of the Local Government Association NT, an NT Grants Commissioner; Co-chairman of the Outback Way Development Council and Vice-President of the Finke Desert Race.
First elected as Mayor of Alice Springs in March 2008, Mayor Ryan and re-elected in March 2012 for a second term.
Along with his fellow Councillors, Mayor Ryan is passionate about promoting and working for the Alice Springs community.
He works tirelessly towards making Alice Springs the best possible place to live, work and visit.
Mayor Ryan is currently involved in the Local Government Association NT, NT Grants Commission, Outback Highway Development Council, Centralian Girls Academy Advisory Committee, Alice Springs Alcohol Reference Panel and is Vice-President of the Finke Desert Race Committee.
Mayor Ryan is strongly committed to the sustainable development and advancement of Alice Springs.
Mayor of Alice Springs
Local Government Association - Northern Territory (LGANT) President
Northern Territory Grants Commissioner
Justice of the Peace
Outback Highway Development Council - Co-Deputy Chair
Finke Desert Race - Vice President
Alice Springs Alcohol Reference Panel
NT Tobacco Control Advisory Committee
Alice Springs Town Council Access Advisory Committee
Alice Springs Town Council Sports Facilities Advisory Committee
Alice Springs Town Council Cemeteries Committee
Alice Springs Town Council Public Art Advisory Committee
Alice Springs Town Council Environment Advisory Committee
Alice Springs Town Council Tourism Events Promotions Committee
Alice Springs Town Council Australia Day Coordinating Committee
Squash NT – Patron
Holyoake Alice Springs Inc – Patron
Australian Local Government Association - Board Member
Australian Football League Central Australia Advisory Board
Councillor Glen Auricht
Deputy Mayor Jamie de Brenni
Councillor Marli Banks
Councillor Jimmy Cocking
Councillor Eli Melky
Councillor Matt Paterson
Councillor Jacinta Price
Councillor Catherine Satour
Regulation 11 (3)
Council is required under Regulation 11 (3) of the Local Government (Administration) Regulations to keep a register of the results of all elections and polls. In compliance with this requirement, recent election results documents can be found here.
For further information please follow the link to the Northern Territory Electoral Commission website, here.