Cabinet Portfolios

Each Cabinet member holds a portfolio of responsibilities. You can find out what area of the Council's work each councillor deals with here.

Leader of the Cabinet - Councillor Pete Marland

  • Council Plan
  • Communications
  • Ox-MK-Cam Arc
  • Fast Growth Cities
  • LGA
  • Strategic Partnerships
  • SEMLEP
  • Policy
  • External Relations
  • Smart Cities
  • Strategy for 2050

    (Maternity Cover)
  • Planning Policy
  • Development Control Services

Deputy Leader and Health & Wellbeing - Councillor Hannah O'Neill

  • Adult Social Care
  • Preventative Services
  • Commissioning
  • Safeguarding Adults
  • Supporting People
  • Public Health
  • Mental Health
  • Rough sleeping and Homelessness
  • Equalities

Resources and Innovation - Councillor Robert Middleton

  • Finance & Budget
  • Council Tax & Benefits
  • Performance
  • Capital & Infrastructure
  • Procurement
  • Property & Facilities
  • HR
  • MKDP
  • Local Housing Company
  • Shared Services

Economy and Culture - Councillor Carole Baume

  • Economic Development
  • Regeneration
  • Business Support
  • Inward Investment
  • Leisure & Community Assets
  • Sport
  • Skills
  • VCSE Sector
  • Events
  • CMK Bid
  • Culture

Public Realm - Councillor Emily Darlington

  • Waste and Recycling
  • Highway Maintenance
  • Fly-tipping & Litter
  • Landscaping
  • Customer Services
  • Parish Partnerships
  • Covid-19 Recovery
  • High Street Improvements
  • Housing Services, Repairs and Maintenance

Children & Families - Councillor Zoe Nolan

  • Safeguarding Children
  • Children's Social Care
  • Corporate Parenting
  • Fostering & Adoption
  • Schools & Partnerships
  • Tackling Inequality
  • Youth Services
  • Children's Centres
  • Libraries

Climate Action and Sustainability - Councillor Jenny Wilson-Marklew (Maternity)

  • Sustainability 
  • Climate Change
  • Planning Policy
  • Development Control Services
  • Energy Policy
  • Transport
  • Flooding & Water

Community and Safety  - Councillor Lauren Townsend

  • Community Safety
  • Reducing Knife Crime
  • Tackling Exploitation & Gangs
  • Licensing and Regulatory Services
  • Environmental Health
  • Bereavement Services

    (Maternity Cover)
  • Sustainability 
  • Climate Change
  • Energy Policy
  • Transport
  • Flooding & Water

Last Updated: 21 July 2020