Municipal Emergency Management Officer, Corangamite Shire

Sharna Whitehand

Sharna is the Municipal Emergency Management Officer at Corangamite Shire and for 18 months was part of the Fire Recovery team following the South West fires in March 2018. She comes from a fire and local government background and has broad experience both here in Victoria and in California. While working with a particularly resilient Californian community who experience major emergencies regularly, she gained insights which she applied when working with the connected rural farming community in South West Victoria.