The Right Honourable Lisa Scaffidi
The Right Honourable the Lord Mayor Ms Lisa Scaffidi is 17th Lord Mayor of the City of Perth. Lisa has served as the Lord Mayor since October 2007 and was re-elected again for a second term of four years on October 15th 2011. Lisa served as a Councillor for seven years from 2000. Ms Scaffidi is the first woman to have been elected to this position.
Ms Scaffidi was Perth born and educated and is known for her keen focus on the city’s economic development and is pro-development. She also has a career history in the hospitality industry, marketing and convention management, and experience in property development.
Ms Scaffidi is passionate about ensuring Perth grows and develops as a vibrant and dynamic globally connected city of regional and international significance, while retaining its unique, natural beauty and its reputation as one of the world’s most liveable cities.