Councillor for Central Ward
James Long was elected to Council in 2005 and was Mayor of Bayside City Council in 2008/2009.
Cr Long is an East Brighton resident who graduated from Deakin University with a Bachelor of Arts (Multidiscipline).
Cr Long is also the recipient of The Bravery Medal (Australian Honours Year 2000) and the Australian Defence Force Medal (Year 2008).
Cr Long is also:
- Past National President of the Australian Bravery Association having served three terms;
- A Justice of the Peace;
- Past President, Past Assistant Governor and Past District Director within the Rotary District of 9800;
- A foundation Director of Melbourne City Opera Company where he currently volunteers in marketing, design, publications and front of house for the company;
- A foundation Director of the Australian Bravery Foundation;
- A foundation member of the Australian Bravery Institute
For the financial year 2012/13 Cr Long represented Bayside City Council on the following committees:
- Built Environment Awards
- Bayside Film Festival Judging Panel
- Municipal Association of Victoria (July 2012 – October 2012)
Page last updated: 06 Nov 2014