Helen Passmore – Executive Director

Helen established LO-GO Appointments WA in 1995 and within a few years the Group commenced operations in Queensland and New South Wales. Helen is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, the Recruitment and Consulting Services Association of Australia & NZ. Her Local Government experience includes nine years as an elected member, five of those years as Mayor of the City of Subiaco. Helen brings to our company her extensive knowledge and working experience in business and human resources. Her expertise is invaluable when recruiting for Local Government roles.

After more than 26 years of managing the LO-GO Appointments business, Helen has now limited the days she spends in the office. Helen is still very involved in the operations of the branch and continues to act as a mentor to the team, sharing her many years of knowledge and experience with them.

Laura Russo – Business Liaison Manager

Laura is the Business Liaison Manager for LO-GO Appointments WA. Laura has extensive experience in Recruitment and Account Management with over ten years of industry and local government experience. Her professionalism is second to none. Coupled with her superior client account management skills, Laura will ensure that all aspects of your business needs are taken care of.

Laura holds a Diploma in Business and a Certificate IV in Assessment and Workplace Training. Having worked in the banking and finance industry for over 15 years, Laura brings with her a wealth of knowledge, professionalism and privacy to the role, an understanding of compliance and correct process surrounding local government requirements.

Geraldine Kistnasing – Senior Recruitment Consultant

Geraldine has a BSc in Human Resources Management and an MBA (International). She has been a Recruitment Consultant with our WA team since April 2019 and moved into a Senior Recruitment role in early 2021. As well as her current recruitment responsibilities, Geraldine also manages our Executive recruitment, contract and permanent placements including Director and CEO Recruitment Services.

Prior to joining LO-GO Appointments Geraldine completed an internship with Local Government Professionals WA where she gained extensive experience in developing HR policies and procedures as well as position descriptions for Local Government. With her enthusiasm and resourcefulness Geraldine is very able to assist your Council in providing the best solutions for both permanent and temporary recruitment.

Sean Larkworthy – Recruitment Consultant

Sean joined our team in January 2019 whilst he was studying toward a Bachelor of Business (Human Resource Management).  When he graduated in 2020 LO-GO Appointments offered him a position as Recruitment Consultant where he has excelled in assisting both clients and candidates.  Prior to joining LO-GO Appointments Sean was a Senior Recreation Officer at the Shire of Bridgetown-Greenbushes.

Sean is a people-oriented and friendly person with a full understanding of Local Government and looks forward to assisting you with all your staffing needs.

Rebecca Dickinson – Administration / Payroll Officer

In addition to performing all general administration duties for our team, Rebecca is responsible for the provision of payroll and invoicing.  Prior to joining LO-GO Appointments more than three years ago, Rebecca filled a variety of temporary and permanent roles in metropolitan and country Councils for more than five years.

Rebecca has a full understanding of Local Government and takes pride in delivering an exceptional standard of customer service

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