Diary of a Sutton Councillor

My Roles

From May 2014

Liberal Democrat Councillor for Wallington South Ward (Along with Cllrs. Steve Cook and Muhammad Sadiq)

Chair of Housing, Economy and Business Committee

Committee membership:

  • Strategy & Resources Committee
  • Beddington & Wallington Local Committee
  • Council
  • Senior Officer Appointment (Ad Hoc) Sub-Committee
  • Sutton Shareholdings Board (Vice-chair)
  • Sutton Economic Support Taskforce (Chair)

Representation on outside bodies:

  • Director on Wandle Valley Regional Park Trust

January 2013 – May 2014 Liberal Democrat Lead on Housing at London Councils 

2010-2012

Executive Member for Planning, Economic Development and Housing

Committees, Panels & Advisory Groups:

  • Asset Management Advisory Group
  • Beddington & Wallington Local Committee
  • Council
  • Economic Development Advisory Group (Chair)
  • Housing Advisory Group (Chair)
  • Planning Advisory Group (Chair)
  • Senior Officer Appointment (Ad Hoc) Sub-Committee
  • Stanley Park High School Project Board (Vice Chair)
  • The Executive
  • Tramlink Joint Member Level Project Steering Group
  • Joint Waste Planning Document Member Working Group

Representation on Outside Bodies:

  • Greater London Enterprise Agency
  • London Councils – Economic Development Forum
  • London Councils – Housing Forum
  • Wandle Valley Regional Park Development Board

2009/10

  • Appeals Committee
  • Beddington & Wallington Local Committee (Chair)
  • Carers Partnership Board (Chair)
  • Council
  • Joint Scrutiny Committee for Tier 4 Personality Disorder Services (Chair)
  • Merton, Surrey and Sutton Joint Scrutiny Committee
  • Development Control Committee

2008/9

  • Appeals Committee
  • Beddington & Wallington Local Committee (Chair)
  • Carers Partnership Board (Chair)
  • Council
  • Health & Well Being Scrutiny Committee (Vice Chair)
  • Joint Scrutiny Committee for Tier 4 Personality Disorder Services (Chair)
  • Merton, Surrey and Sutton Joint Scrutiny Committee
  • Scrutiny Overview Committee