Serving as the elected representative for the Mullum Ward within the City of Maroondah. Over the next four years, during my time on Council, I want to to ensure that Maroondah becomes a vibrant municipality filled with opportunities for people of all ages and ability. I believe this will be achieved through improving the level of sustainability, mobility and accessibility within Maroondah resulting in a more inclusive and stronger community. For more details please visit www.alexmakin.com.au I am also the Managing Director and Founder of Syneka Pty Ltd. Syneka provides specialised organisational, marketing, IT and facilitation services to the non-for-profit sector and small to medium enterprises. Syneka provides a range of services that assist in helping organisations succeed: * Business and organisational planning; * Development of marketing strategies; * IT assessments to receive the best value from your IT solutions; * Flexible, professional and easy to maintain websites; * Coordinating events, such as conferences, workshops and media launches; * Development of advocacy strategies to deliver policy changes and encourage community development; * Keynote speaker at conferences and events, and * Facilitation of workshops, panel discussions and brainstorming sessions. These services can be combined into a comprehensive package to deliver widespread success or individually to target specific areas. For further information visit www.syneka.com.au.