About Me

I am a Registered Social Worker/Best Interests Assessor and freelance social care Practice Assessor.

I was first elected as the District Councillor for Alton (Amery) Ward in May 2011 with a 21% swing from Lib Dem to Conservative.

I am an Assistant Portfolio Holder for Welfare.

I represent the Council on the committees of Community First East Hampshire and Alton Community Association,

I am proud to have served as Town Mayor of Alton in 2011/12.

In July 2015 I was appointed to the Executive Board of South East Employers.

Since September 2016 I have been a  member of the UK delegation to the Council of Europe (Chamber of Local Authorities) and I am Vice President of the Governance committee.

Outside politics I am a season ticket holder at Southampton FC and enjoy reading and listening to music.