Councillor Adam Shultz (ALP)

East Ward

Councillor Adam Shultz

Cr Shultz grew up in and attended public schools throughout Lake Macquarie before completing his tertiary education at the University of Newcastle with degrees in Business and Commerce, a Diploma of Financial Services and a Masters of Public Policy from the University of Sydney.

Cr Shultz is in his first term on Council and wants to use his experience in small business, financial services, public policy and politics to advocate for improved opportunities for the City. He believes Lake Macquarie can achieve economic growth and strategic diversification while maintaining the lifestyle and wellbeing of its residents.

He is passionate about facilitating policy settings that will promote economic growth and job opportunities while enhancing the natural environment that residents enjoy.

Committee membership

  • Shared Decision Making Portfolio
  • Diverse Economy Portfolio
  • Aboriginal Grants Committee

Postal address 

C/- Lake Macquarie City Council, Box 1906, Hunter Regional Mail Centre NSW 2310