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Change in Wyre Forest District Council cabinet
8:18am Tuesday 25th September 2012 in News
The change, which takes place immediatley on the Conservative-run authority, means Mrs Hingley takes on Mr Phillips’ previous responsibility for place-shaping.
Mr Phillips has served in the cabinet since May, 2011.
Council Leader John Campion said: “I would want to place on record Julian’s fantastic contribution to the district council cabinet since May last year.
“He has brought a considered perspective that has contributed to the council moving forward with the significant challenges that present our community. I understand that he has the pressures of his full-time employment and fully understand his move back to the backbenches.”
Mr Campion added: “Councillor Mrs Hingley has a wealth of experience including within the NHS, voluntary bodies and as a former cabinet member, with a track record of delivery. I look forward to working with her again as part of the cabinet.”
Wyre Forest District Council’s constitution empowers the Leader to appoint his cabinet up to a maximum of 10 members. The current cabinet is now made up of five members.
They are: John Campion, Leader of the council with responsibility for economic prosperity,Marcus Hart , cabinet member for environmental eervices, Nathan Desmond , cabinet member for resources and transformation, Ian Hardiman, cabinet member for community wellbeing and Anne Hingley, cabinet member for place-shaping.