Wealden District Councillor for Crowborough South-West, Neil has served as a District Councillor since May 2011. He is currently vice-chair of the Internal and Audit Scrutiny Committee and a member of Planning Control North and Standards Committees. Neil has also served as a Crowborough Town Councillor since May 1999. During that time he has held many positions, including Mayor for two years, and is currently chair of the Finance and General Purposes Committee.
Neil is passionate about improving Crowborough and has supported many high profile projects in the town, most recently the building and financing of the new CCA hall. He is currently working hard to ensure that Crowborough maintains adequate free car parking within the town centre.
Neil has always lived in Sussex and has been a resident of Crowborough for the past 38 years. Neil has been married to Paula for seven years. He works locally as a Financial Controller in the renewable energy sector.
Neil has been a member of the Crowborough Branch Conservative Committee for many years and is a former Chairman.
When not at work or in the Council chamber, Neil is an avid supporter of Tottenham Hotspur FC and can be found on most Monday nights playing in the Crowborough and District Cribbage League. Neil’s other interests include travel, the theatre and any game based on tactics rather than luck!