Key Personnel

The Shire of Denmark is structured around three directorates; Governance, Corporate & Community Services and Assets & Sustainable Development. 

Chief Executive Officer

David King commenced in the role of Director Assets & Sustainable Development in March 2019 and brings with him eight years of regional local government experience in the field. He has a strong customer focus and recognises the importance of delivering community needs and aspirations.


David holds a Masters Degree in Engineering, is a Chartered Professional Engineer with the Institute of Engineers Australia, and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors course. David was appointed as the Deputy Chief Executive Officer in August 2021 and appointed as Temporary CEO in May 2023.