Representing: Tower Hamlets Council
Political grouping: Labour
Rachel is the Deputy Mayor for Regeneration and Air Quality at the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. She was elected to represent the Labour Party for Bow East Ward in May 2014 and appointed to Cabinet in July 2015. In Cabinet, she has worked on the production of a new Local Plan, a new Housing Strategy and a programme of 1000 new affordable homes. Prior to this she held a range of roles in Local, Regional and National Government working on Housing, Regeneration and Planning Policy. She is also a member of the London Legacy Development Corporation Board.