Gordon ward representative Cr David Citer spent the first 20 years of his life growing up in Stella Close, East Killara, not far from Killara High School.
He has been working in adolescent mental health for the past 15 years in hospitals, residential mental health and drug and alcohol units and in outreach counselling services.
For the past seven and a half years, Cr Citer has been manager of the Ku-ring-gai Youth Development Service (KYDS) in Lindfield, a free youth counselling service.
He works closely with students, principals, welfare teachers, school counsellors and parents' associations on early intervention programs for students. He has also been chair of The Hornsby/Ku-ring-gai Youth Network and chair of the Northern Sydney Mental Health Working Party.
Cr Citer coordinated the Inaugural Hornsby/Ku-ring-gai Youth Forum at Abbotsleigh School that attracted over 22 schools on the North Shore to help reduce the stigma of mental illness.
Contact Cr Citer
Phone: (02) 9987 1931
Fax: (02)9987 2619
Mobile: 0478 489 433