Title: Deputy Leader of the Residents Group
Representing: Havering London Borough Council
Party: Residents Assocation
Political grouping: Independent
Councillor Gillian Ford is the Deputy Chair of the LGA Children and Young People Board and until June 2016 was the Deputy Chair of the LGA Community Wellbeing Portfolio, and was Portfolio Lead Member for People and Policy. She is an active Member representing the LGA in its work including, All Party Parliamentary Groups, Ministerial meetings, NHSE and PHE. Gillian has been a Councillor for the London Borough of Havering since 2002, devoting her full time to public service. Currently Chairing and serving on 23 Committees, Trusts and Boards including Havering’s Health and Wellbeing Board, DH Dementia Governance Board, Chair of the Overview and Scrutiny Board, Alternate Member on the European Committee of the Regions and an LGA Peer and Peer Mentor. In her spare time Gillian is a Dementia Friend and Champion.