Title: Leader of the Council
Political grouping: Conservative
Neil is a company director, first elected in 1986 and has been Leader of Rushcliffe Borough Council since 2005.
He is a member of the Local Government Association's Executive and Chairman of the LGA's District Councils' Network and Vice-Chairman of the East Midlands Councils' Executive.
An experienced member peer with Local Government Improvement and Development (formerly IDeA), he has undertaken many improvement projects including numerous corporate peer reviews, mentoring, training and workshop projects.
Neil enjoys watching rugby, cricket and ice hockey and going for the occasional cycle ride, escapes to Tuscany whenever he can, has recently taken up skiing and regularly tries to play golf, but enjoys the walk anyway!