Clr Sarkis Yedelian OAM, was first elected as an Independent Councillor for the City of Ryde in 2004 and was re-elected for a second term in 2008. He joined the Liberal Party team in May 2010. Clr. Yedelian was re-elected for a third term in 2012, and a fourth term in September 2017. He is the Lead Central Ward Candidate for the upcoming City of Ryde Council elections on 4th of December 2021.