The Leader of Hammersmith & Fulham, Cllr Stephen Cowan, announced today (18 May) nominations for the new Mayor, Cabinet team and other roles following the local elections on 5 May.
These nominations will be considered at the Annual General Meeting of H&F Council on 25 May.
Commenting on the appointments, Cllr Stephen Cowan said: “Our residents sent us here with a clear mandate to be on their side as we all face some of the biggest challenges in generations.
“Tackling the cost-of-living crisis, cracking down on crime, cleaning our filthy air, improving council homes, and bringing new career and start-up opportunities are just some of the priorities at the heart of our programme. I’m grateful to have been able to appoint a team of hard-working talented councillors into these positions.
“They will work with local people to make Hammersmith & Fulham a stronger, safer, kinder borough for everyone.”
The proposed new positions are as follows.
|Deputy Mayor||Daryl Brown|
|*Deputy Leader||Ben Coleman|
|Cabinet Member for Social Inclusion and Community Safety||Rebecca Harvey|
|Cabinet Member for Civic Renewal||Bora Kwon|
|Cabinet Member for Children & Education||Alex Sanderson|
|Cabinet Member for Climate Change & Ecology||Wesley Harcourt|
|Cabinet Member for the Economy||Andrew Jones|
|Cabinet Member for Housing and Homelessness||Frances Umeh|
|Cabinet Member for Finance & Reform||Rowan Ree|
|Cabinet Member for Public Realm||Sharon Holder|
*The Deputy Leader will have responsibilities for Health and Social Care
|Chief Whip||Max Schmid|
|Deputy Whip||Genevieve Nwaogbe|
|Deputy Whip||Patrick Walsh|
Policy and Accountability Committees (PAC)
|Chair of the Policy Unit and Oversight Board||Lisa Homan|
|Chair, Children and Education PAC||Helen Rowbottom|
|Chair, Health and Adult Social Care PAC||Natalia Perez|
|Chair, Social Inclusion and Community Safety PAC||Nikos Souslous|
|Chair, Climate Change and Ecology PAC||Nicole Trehy|
|Chair, The Economy, Arts, Sport and Public Realm PAC||Rory Vaughan|
|Chair, Housing and Homelessness PAC||Jacolyn Daly|
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