I spent most of my
working life in export marketing and running educational
businesses. So not only have I travelled all over the world, but I
have seen various education systems from an international
I have been a
councillor for Wincheap since 1999 and
have been actively involved in many campaigns from saving the Kent
& Canterbury hospital to changing the Local Plan.
interests are planning and transport - both very sensitive ones in
a historic city like Canterbury.
I have been a past
Lord Mayor and, in addition to my committee duties as a councillor,
I am a trustee of the Thanington
Resource Centre, and am the Councils representative on the Reims
Twinning Association, the Fairtrade
Steering Group and the Canterbury Arts Council. I am also involved
with several residents associations.
My wife has worked in
Further Education up to Director level
and we have two grown up children.