Sparks Ward

Cr Tina Liu

Cr Liu has spent most of her life in Box Hill – having grown up in the area – and remains a local resident.

Cr Liu holds a Bachelor and Master Degree – in Information Systems and Commerce respectively – from Melbourne University and currently runs her own business in Box Hill.

Cr Liu is an active and engaging community leader, who is committed to advocating for the needs of the community. She has assisted with various community initiatives such as safety and crime prevention, food safety, recycling/waste management, local business, arts and cultural activities and sport engagement. Cr Liu’s interests include community service and engagement, community health and wellbeing, sustainability, urban design, transport, economic development and animal welfare. 

In 2016, Cr Liu was elected as a Councillor to represent the former Elgar Ward and in 2020, was re-elected as the Councillor for the new Sparks Ward. She was elected Mayor for 2021/22. Cr Liu is also an honorary member of Rotary Club of Mont Albert and Surrey Hills and an honorary advisor to the Melbourne Taiwanese Chamber of Commerce. She was the Chair of Whitehorse Manningham Library Corporation in 2019 and Deputy Chair of the Eastern Region Group of Councils in 2022.

Cr Liu enjoys nature, cooking, writing, history, the arts and  hiking with her dog.

Cr Liu hopes to continue working with the Whitehorse community for positive outcomes moving forward. 

Cr Liu represents Council on the following:

  • CEO Employment Matters Committee
  • Eastern Transport Coalition
  • Major Projects Councillor Reference Group
Cr Liu

0418 121 357