Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Brian Pidgeon has over 35 years' experience in local government, as well as extensive management experience and professional qualifications in environmental health.

Brian joined Toowoomba City Council as the Manager of Health Services before being appointed in October 1998 to the position of Director of Community and Environmental Services where he was responsible for Library and Cultural Services, Community Development and Facilities, Parks and Recreation, Property Management, Tourism and Events and Environmental Health Services.

Brian was the General Manager of Environment and Community Services at Toowoomba Regional Council prior to being appointed Chief Executive Officer in July 2013. He leads a team of five General Managers, 27 Managers and overall staff across the region of approximately 1700.

Prior to this, Brian worked at Ipswich City Council in various environmental health roles and as a manager of waste services.

Brian has three grown up children and is an avid motor sports enthusiast.