Charles Strunk was elected on 19 March 2016 as Councillor for the new Ward of Forest Lake, formerly Richlands Ward.
Before becoming a Councillor, he worked as an Electorate Officer for Hon Henry Palaszczuk MP, former State Member for Inala and current Member for Inala, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk MP.
Charles has worked extensively in the private sector for 27 years in sales and management for a number of retail chain stores in Brisbane.
He is a Community Advocate and Volunteer with many local groups including Forest Lake Lions Club, Forest Lake Community House, Inala PCYC, South West Progress Association and Forest Lake Graffiti Busters.
Charles is currently the Opposition Spokesperson on Council’s Field Services Committee and a member for the Finance Services Committee.