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, and has over 30 years’ experience in Business and Human Resources. 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 Local Government employment extensive experience in dealing with State and Local Government at the highest level. Helen’s expertise is invaluable when recruiting for senior positions in Local Government.

Sharon Dockery – Manager WA

Our WA Manager, Sharon, holds a Diploma in Business (Human Resources) and is a truly dedicated Local Government Recruiter. She has ten years’ Human Resources and Recruitment experience within a large regional Council and over four years’ previous experience as the Senior Recruitment Consultant at LO-GO Appointments WA.

Sylvana Caranna – Executive Recruitment Consultant

Prior to joining LO-GO Appointments Sylvana had over 20 years’ Human Resources experience across five Councils including 17 years as the Human Resources Manager at a large metropolitan Council.  Sylvana has a Bachelor of Business (Management and Human Resources). Her expertise in end-to-end recruitment is invaluable when recruiting for senior appointments in Local Government.

Geraldine Kistnasing – Recruitment Consultant

Geraldine has a BSc in Human Resources Management and an MBA.  As part of gaining her MBA at Edith Cowan University Geraldine did an internship with LG Professionals WA where she assisted with all HR queries and gained extensive experience in developing HR policies and procedures as well as position descriptions for Local Government.  Geraldine is very proactive and resourceful and with her enthusiasm and knowledge of Local Government, she is very able to assist your Council in providing the best temporary recruitment solutions.

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 for our Candidates and Clients. Prior to joining LO-GO Appointments more than a year 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.

Sean Larkworthy – Recruitment Support Officer

Sean has completed his Certificate IV in Human Resources and is now in his final year of study towards a Bachelor of Business (Human Resources) at Murdoch University. His past experience includes 15 months with LO-GO Appointments and a year as Senior Recreation Officer at the Shire of Bridgetown-Greenbushes. Sean is a people-orientated and friendly person and is proving to be an outstanding support person to our Recruitment Team.

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