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
  • Policy
  • Ox-MK-Cam Arc
  • Central Area Growth Board (CAGB)
  • Fast Growth Cities
  • LGA
  • Strategic Partnerships
  • SEMLEP
  • External Relations
  • Smart Cities
  • Planning Policy
  • Development Control Services

Deputy Leader and Economy, Recovery and Renewal - Councillor Robin Bradburn

  • COVID-19 Recovery
  • Economic Development
  • Business Support
  • Inward Investment
  • VCSE Sector
  • CMK Bid
  • Events
  • Culture

Adults, Housing and Healthy Communities - Councillor Emily Darlington

  • Adult Social Care
  • Preventative Services
  • Safeguarding Adults
  • Housing Services
  • Repairs & Maintenance
  • Mental Health
  • Rough Sleeping & Homelessness
  • Regeneration and Estate Renewal
  • Deputises for the Leader at SEMLEP, ARC and CAGB

Resources - Councillor Robert Middleton

  • Finance and Budget
  • Council Tax and Benefits
  • Performance 
  • Capital and Infrastructure
  • Procurement
  • Property and Facilities
  • Human Resources
  • Milton Keynes Development Partnership
  • Local Housing Company
  • Shared Services

Public Realm - Councillor Lauren Townsend

  • Waste and Recycling
  • Highway Maintenance
  • Fly-tipping & Litter
  • Landscaping
  • Community Safety
  • Flooding
  • Reducing Knife Crime
  • Tackling Exploitation and Gangs
  • Youth Services
  • Parish Partnerships

Tackling Inequalities and Child Poverty - Councillor Jane Carr

  • Reducing Child Poverty
  • Equalities
  • Reducing Inequalities
  • Public Health
  • Skills
  • Higher Education
  • Youth Offending
  • Criminal Justice
  • Leisure and Community Assets
  • Sport

Children & Families - Councillor Zoe Nolan

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

Climate Action and Sustainability - Councillor Jenny Wilson-Marklew

  • Sustainability 
  • Climate Change
  • Biodiversity
  • Energy Policy
  • Citizen Panel on Climate Change
  • Air Quality
  • Transport Policy
  • Public Transport
  • Low Traffic Schemes
  • Road Safety
  • Strategic Water Management

Customer Services - Councillor Paul Trendall

  • Licensing and Regulatory Services 
  • Environmental Health
  • Bereavement Services
  • Customer Services
  • Website

Last Updated: 16 June 2021