Leader and Cabinet
The Leader of the Council is elected yearly at the annual meeting of the Council. The Leader appoints the Deputy Leader of the Council and the Cabinet. The Cabinet meet during the year to make decisions on services and to implement policies.
Leader of the Council and Portfolio Holder for Economic Regeneration and Planning: Councillor Ian Moran
Including Corporate/Corporate Planning, Legal and Democratic Services, Press and Media Strategy, Community Strategy, Regeneration and Estates.
The Leader has appointed the Cabinet members below with the following portfolios i.e. area of responsibility:
Councillor Yvonne Gagen - Deputy Leader and Portfolio Holder for Leisure and Human Resources
Councillor Jennifer Wilkie- Portfolio Holder for Housing and Landlord Services
Councillor Kevin Wilkie - Portfolio Holder for Street Scene
Councillor Adam Yates - Portfolio Holder for Resources and Transformation
Councillor David Evans - Portfolio Holder for Planning
Councillor Vicky Cummins - Portfolio Holder for Health and Wellbeing
Councillor Gareth Dowling - Portfolio Holder for Communities and Community Safety
Further contact details can be found on the Council information system