New councillor Nathan St Ledger says mates helped him win

Just one of two most likely new faces to Logan Metropolis Council Nathan St Ledger says people today he grew up with in the Logan spot had been integral to his large get.

Polling additional than 45% of the primary vote in a three-way contest, Mr St Ledger reported the swarm of people at polling booths had been typically folks he grew up with in the spot.

“And we’re continue to mates,” he stated.

Mr St Ledger will be providing up his position as support worker at Beaudesert State Substantial School, and will straight away aim on his enthusiasm.

“The initial matter I do – my just one core election guarantee – is to get in and get dates locked in very brief for psychological overall health 1st aid instruction,” he claimed.

“That’s a little something I can go ‘bang’ and locked.”

He’ll then glance to emphasis on a community teams masterplan and a sporting groups masterplan, he stated.

He explained it has been unconventional for him to be paying time speaking about himself, aiding other folks realize his values “and what you are about”.

“I just preferred to be true to myself throughout this campaign and be optimistic at the booths,” he stated.

“Now is the exciting section, I suppose – obtaining out there and receiving going (as councillor).”

He mentioned when he was amazed by the margin he held above opponents Lucy Reilly (28%) and Joshua Lucey (26%), his competitive mother nature had him aiming for 50% of the vote.

“I certainly am grateful for all the help and want to thank everybody who’s put me in this situation,” he stated.