John is the Councillor for Bramhall South and Woodford Ward,
John has lived in Bramhall for 30 years and is married to Jan. They have one son, Chris. John played football for Bramhall FC before becoming a coach at Mountfield Rovers JFC for over 10 years
First elected in 2014 as ward councillor for Bramhall South & Woodford, he has served as Area Committee Chair, Chair and Vice Chair of Corporate Resource Management and Governance scrutiny committee at Stockport MBC. In addition, he has been Vice Chair of Corporate Issues and Reform at Greater Manchester Combined Authority for the last 5 years.
A strong advocate of protecting the green belt, John was involved in the group response to the Greater Manchester Spatial Framework and the Cheshire East Local Plan.
John took part in the scrutiny of the council’s response to the failure of Carrillion and the effect on council services and completion of A555.