28 Gaveston Drive
Chairman of Development Control Committee
Party Representation History
|Conservative||Thu 4 Jun 2009||
Division Representation History
|Berkhamsted||Thu 4 Jun 2009||
Current Committee Memberships
Past Committee Memberships
Not a past member of any Committee.
Current Outside Body Appointments
Past Outside Body Appointments
Not a past member of any Outside Body.
Personal Register of Interests
My front-line role
I am the Conservative County Councillor for Berkhamsted. The ‘Your Community’ section provides local service information, news, events and contacts about the area. Click below for more information:
I represent the interests of the 17,000 residents of Berkhamsted. I am also a town councillor on Berkhamsted Town Council. I also work closely with our Member of Parliament, David Gauke.
Residents who wish to raise any issue with me are welcome to do so at any time, whether by e-mail, letter or telephone. I will always deal promptly with casework issues.
As is the case with every county councillor, I have a locality budget to spend on community projects in the town. Follow the links for more details of the scheme and details of applications I have previously agreed and declined.
My County Council responsibilities
I have been a county councillor since 2009. I am currently Chairman of Development Control Committee and sit on the Enterprise, Education & Skills Cabinet Panel. Previously I was Deputy Executive Member for Environment and Community Safety, and Vice Chairman of the Environment, Economy and Community Safety Cabinet Panel.
Roles on outside bodies
I am the County Council’s representative on the Chilterns Conservation Board of which I am currently Chairman
Personal, professional and political details
I grew up in Hertfordshire and attended the universities of London and Oxford. I am now retired but worked in the public sector for all of my working life; at first in universities, then in the Ministry of Defence, the Civil Aviation Authority and the Post Office. I first became a town councillor in 1991 and a borough councillor in 2000.