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Cabinet and committees

Cabinet

The Cabinet has nine members and is chaired by the Leader of the council. Each member of the Cabinet has a portfolio for which they are responsible for.

Details relating to the Cabinet member portfolios are below.

  • Councillor Zoe Nicholson, Leader of the Council and Chair of Cabinet
  • Councillor James MacCleary, Deputy leader of the Council and Cabinet member for regeneration and prosperity
  • Councillor Matthew Bird, Cabinet member for sustainability
  • Councillor Julie Carr, Cabinet member for recycling and open spaces
  • Councillor Chris Collier, Cabinet member for performance and people
  • Councillor Johnny Denis, Cabinet member for communities and customers
  • Councillor William Meyer, Cabinet member for housing
  • Councillor Emily O'Brien, Cabinet member for planning
  • Councillor Ruth O'Keeffe, Cabinet member for tourism and devolution

Forward plan of decisions

To view the latest version of the Council's plan please visit our  Forward plan of decisions page.

Committees

To view council committee membership, meetings, agendas and minutes, please visit our committee page:

Committees

Webcasts

You can view the webcasts of our council meetings for the last year.

Cabinet

The Cabinet has seven members and is chaired by the Leader of the council. Each member of the Cabinet has a portfolio for which they are responsible for.

Details relating to the Cabinet member portfolios will be available to download below shortly.

  • Councillor David Tutt (Leader of the Council and Chair of Cabinet) - Cabinet member for responsibilities aligned with the Chief Executive.
  • Councillor Alan Shuttleworth – (Deputy Leader) - Cabinet member for direct assistance services.
  • Councillor Margaret Bannister - Cabinet member for tourism and leisure services.
  • Councillor Jonathan Dow - Cabinet member for place services.
  • Councillor Stephen Holt - Cabinet member for financial services.
  • Councillor Colin Swansborough – Cabinet member for core support, strategic services and special projects.
  • Councillor Rebecca Whippy – Cabinet member for disabilities and community safety.

Forward plan of decisions

To view the latest version of the council's plan, please visit our Forward plan of decisions page.

Committees

To view council committee membership, meetings, agendas and minutes, please visit our committee page.

Committees

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