Cllr Lynne Doherty

Representing:  West Berkshire Council

Party: Conservative

Political grouping: Conservative

Additional Information

Lynne was born in Edinburgh, she moved to West Berkshire in 1986. She studied History at Cardiff University. Her career started with Burmah Castrol but she has also worked for Rank Hovis McDougall as a Senior National Account Manager and O2 as Head of their 3rd Party Developer Programme. She joined the Voluntary Sector in 2009, running a local family support charity, Home-Start West Berkshire. It was her work with local families that led her to stand for election to West Berkshire District Council in May 2015. She represents the residents of Northcroft Ward, Newbury as both a Unitary District and Town Councillor. Following her election she was appointed to the role of Executive Member for Children, Young People and Education. She is currently working as Head Of Commercial Enterprise for Prior's Court, an Independent School for severely autistic children and young people.