MUNICIPAL MANAGER

Name: Mr Maxwell Mbili
Tel: 039 6882020
PA: Bridget Turrell
Tel: 039 6882021

Mr. Sihle Maxwell Mbili is the first Municipal Manager of the Ray Nkonyeni municipality. Before this he held a similar position at Ray Nkonyeni Municipality for three years.

Mr. Mbili joined HCM as HOD: Community Services in 2012, and assumed the role of Accounting Officer a year later. He brings a wealth of experience as a seasoned administrator who started his career as an educator, and quickly moved up the ranks to become a Deputy Manager of Corporate Services at the Elangeni College FET.

It was not long before he was to become the Rector of the same college, a position which he held for five years. In that time he was responsible for the strategic transformation of the college, which amongst others included the establishment of new accounting principles and systems.

Besides his sparkling career, he is also an accomplished scholar. After obtaining his Teacher’s Diploma, he moved on to pass his Higher Diploma in Education at SACOL College, Municipal Finance Management Certificate (MFMP) at University of Pretoria, and honours degree at the University of KwaZulu-Natal. He also completed an Advanced Certificate in Public and Development Management as well as a Postgraduate Diploma in Leadership and Management at the same institution. He has recently obtained a Master of Public Administration degree from the same institution.

As a Public Sector activist he serves as the Provincial Deputy Chairperson of Institute of Local Government Management (ILGM) and recently received the ILGM Professional designation of Accredited Municipal Manager.

Mr. Mbili is married, and is blessed with two daughters.