EXECUTIVE MAYOR'S PROFILE
Peter Teixeira joined the Democratic Alliance in 2014. During his time as a ward councillor, he served in three mayoral committee (MMC) posts and became the DA's constituency leader in Midvaal.
He started his schooling at Meyerton Primary School in Meyerton, thereafter he moved to Riverside School. He later went to varsity where he graduated in sport management science.
In September 2021 Teixeira was elected as the mayoral candidate for DA and won the local government elections with an increased majority of 63%. He was sworn in as the mayor of Midvaal Local Municipality on 15 November 2021.
EXPERIENCE & ACHIEVEMENTS
- Executive Mayor for Midvaal Local Municipality – Current
- Deputy Constituency Chairperson for Midvaal Local Municipality – Current
- MMC for Engineering Services for Midvaal Local Municipality (August 2016 - 2020)
- MMC for Community Services for Midvaal Local Municipality (2020 – 2021)
- Acting Mayor for Midvaal Local Municipality (2019)
- Ward Councillor for Midvaal Local Municipality – Ward 4
As an MMC for engineering, Teixeira made a meaningful contribution in driving Midvaal’s growth and success through infrastructural development and prioritising the marginalised communities.
His leadership and ability to mobilise employees and communities has helped to create stability and bring sterling progress and service delivery.
- Community development
- Policy development
- Servant leadership
- Youth and Mobilization
- Organisational development
- Political leadership
- Sport management
- Strategy consultation