About Simon

Personal

Married to Alicia since 1994, 6 children.

Resident of Gordon since 1997.

B.Sc. (Syd.), L.L.B. (Syd.), M.Com. (N.S.W.), M.B.A. (Macq.).

Corporate lawyer (retired 2021), consultant, writer.

All children attended Gordon Community Preschool.

All children attended Gordon East Public School.

4 children attended Killara High School.

All sons were in Scouts. All daughters were in Girl Guides.

All sons played soccer with Gordon Soccer (Football) Club.

Youngest daughter played netball with St Ives Netball Club.

Son of Richard Lennon, Ku-ring-gai alderman 1974-1991, mayor for 7 years.

Community Involvement

East Gordon Neighbourhood Watch, area co-ordinator, 1999-2001.

Neighbourhood Watch, volunteer since 2001, media 2021-2023.

2nd Gordon Scouts, trustee 2006-2010, leader 2010-2012.

Gordon Community Preschool, board member, 2009.

Killara High School, parent representative, hiring selection panel, 2013-2021,
parents co-ordinator Year 12, 2020 and Year 11, 2021.

St John’s Anglican Church, Gordon, Anniversary Fete committee 2007-2012,
Lifeline Food Bank Drive committee 2009, sidesman since 2016.

Sir Garfield Barwick Address Foundation, trustee, since 2016.

Liberal Party

Member, including Young Liberals, since 1988.

President, Killara branch, since 2001.

The Liberal Party does not endorse candidates for Ku-ring-gai Council.

Council Committees

Chairman, Active Transport Reference Committee, since 2023.

Deputy chairman, Heritage Reference Committee, since 2022.

Member, The Eryldene Trust, since 2022.

Member, Police Citizens Youth Club, Hornsby / Ku-ring-gai, since 2022.

Alternate member, Ku-ring-gai Youth Development Service, since 2022.