Cr Medcraft was first elected to Hume City Council in 2003 and served until 2005. He was re-elected again in 2012 and has served on Council since then. He is the first Indigenous man to be elected to Hume City Council.
Cr Medcraft has lived in Hume City for more than 45 years and is well-known in his hometown of Sunbury. He has watched Sunbury grow and prosper since the mid-70s.
Cr Medcraft is passionate about sustainable development, governance and financial management, public transport and giving community members a voice to implement change for the greater good.