Management of the Council

Around 600 people work for the Council, making us one of the borough's biggest employers.

The Council delivers a wide range of services for people living and working in West Lancashire including housing, planning, refuse and recycling collections, leisure, environmental health and economic development.

Jacqui Sinnott Lacey Director of Housing and Inclusion ServicesChief Operating Officer – Jacqui Sinnott-Lacey


Responsible for overall management of Council and representing the Council on outside bodies.


Heidi McDougall

Corporate Director of Place and Community – Heidi McDougall


The Corporate Director of Place and Community leads on Growth and Development Services, Wellbeing and Leisure Services, Environmental Services and Housing and Regulatory Services.



Chris Twomey

Corporate Director of Transformation and Resources – Chris Twomey


The Corporate Director of Transformation and Resources leads on Business Intelligence and development, Legal services, Democratic Services, Finance, Audit & Procurement, Estates & Valuations, HR and Organisational Development, Customer Experience and Communications and Engagement.

Head of Finance, Procurement and Commercial Property – James Pierce






Matthew Jones

Legal and Democratic Services Manager – Matthew Jones



 Further information

For information about senior officers' salaries, visit the open data page.