Senior management

Rachael Shimmin

Chief Executive Officer

Salary: £210,000

Email: [email protected]

The council is led by Chief Executive Rachael Shimmin OBE. All corporate directors and the Assistant Chief Executive report directly to the Chief Executive.

Our vision and key priorities for 2020 to 2023 are outlined in our corporate plan.

Service directors
Name Service area
Sarah Ashmead Deputy Chief Executive
Sarah Murphy-Brookman Resources
Richard Barker Communities
Ian Thompson Planning, Growth & Sustainability
Gill Quinton Adults and Health
Richard Nash Children’s Services

You can view more information on the team structure and council spending on our transparency and open data page.