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Cabinet Members

18 May 2017

The Cabinet comprises the Leader of the Council, and nine other members appointed by the Leader. Each one has a portfolio of responsibilities. 

 

Cabinet Members

Leader of the Council
 
Deputy Leader of the Council and Cabinet Member for Economic Growth, Skills, Infrastructure and the Digital Economy
Cabinet Member for Education
 
 
Cabinet Member for Culture, Communities and Customer 

 

 Dick Madden

Cabinet Member for Children and Families

Sue Lissimore
Cabinet Member for Housing, Property and Planning 
Ian Grundy
Cabinet Member for Highways 
Cabinet Member for Health and Adult Social Care
Cabinet Member for Resources 

Simon Walsh
Cabinet Member for Environment and Waste

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Deputy Cabinet Members

 

    • Councillor Chris Whitbread, Deputy Cabinet Member for Health and Adult Social Care
    • Councillor Tony Ball, Deputy Cabinet Member for Education
    • Councillor Alan Goggin, Deputy Cabinet Member for Resources
    • Councillor Penny Channer, Deputy Cabinet Member for Children and Families
    • Councillor Mark Durham, Deputy Cabinet Member for Culture, Communities and Customer
    • Councillors Lesley Wagland and Ricki Gadsby, Deputy Cabinet Members for Housing, Property and Planning
    • Councillor Mike Steptoe, Deputy Cabinet Member for Environment and Waste
    • Councillor Robert Mitchell, Deputy Cabinet Member for Highways