Leader of the Council
The current Leader of the Council is Councillor Ayesha Azad.
In May of each year, the Leader of the Council appoints Councillors to the Executive. The Council's Executive currently consists of five councillors and the Leader. The Executive hold portfolios for areas of council business for which they are responsible.
- Councillor Ayesha Azad - Leader of the Council
- Councillor Simon Ashall - Deputy Leader of the Council and Portfolio Holder for Finance
- Councillor Gary Elson - Portfolio Holder for Planning
- Councillor Kevin Davis - Portfolio Holder for: Economic Development; and, Environmental Services
- Councillor Debbie Harlow - Portfolio Holder for: Housing; Living Well and Wellbeing Services; and, Community Safety
- Councillor Colin Kemp - Portfolio Holder for Leisure and Cultural Services