Emergency Management Officer, Corangamite Shire Council
About Sharna Whitehand
Sharna is the Municipal Emergency Management Officer at Corangamite Shire and for the past 18 months has been 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 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.