Representing: Essex County Council
Political grouping: Conservative
My professional career was a Police officer in Essex Police for 40 years. On retirement I became Chief Executive of a children's charity, working in Essex and East London, dealing with early intervention, support for young children and families. I was elected a County Councillor in June 2011. In 2013 I became a Cabinet Member for Children and Families, within Essex County Council for 6 years. I am now the Cabinet Member for Performance, Business Planning and Partnerships.