Allister joined the board in April 2018. With an initial private sector background and then building significant experience in the public sector, Allister has been working for Banyule City Council since 2003. His current role as Strategic Development & Performance Coordinator sees Allister work alongside stakeholders to develop key plans and direction and promote initiatives for sustainable service delivery. His position also has a strong focus on development and improvement, at both strategic and functional levels. Allister also holds a degree in Science (Electronics and Statistics), along with a Grad. Dip. of Management, with other studies in Accounting, Politics, Aboriginal Studies, and post grad statistics. Allister lives locally, and values the importance of building strong communities.