Parish Councillor Biography
When did you become a Councillor? 2008
Areas of special interest & expertise
My career started in general engineering then focused on computer electronics, followed by a number of management rolls all within IT. Marketing management and product management was for many years where most of my expertise was gained. This involved a lot of International travel creating the need to understand other countries different cultures. Note – Different isn’t wrong it’s just different.
The skills I developed that where most useful as a Parish councillor include - risk management – understanding the through life cost/benefit of programmes/projects – importance of people’s cultures.
Areas of special interest
Supporting our local communities, helping people improve their lives.
Health and education are areas I wish to focus on.
Supporting local: sports groups - training programmes – community events
Ensure Parish stays focused on “serving our community”
What inspired you to become a Councillor?
I wanted to connect with our local community and help improve local programmes and facilities to benefit our residents.