Jeremy Pert - Eccleshall Ward

A councillor with nearly twenty years experience at various levels of Local Government with :-

  • two years on Staffordshire County Council (2017 ongoing) and as Cabinet Support Member for Communities
  • eight years on Stafford Borough Council (2011 – 2019), the last five as Cabinet Member for Communities and prior to that Cabinet Aide for Sports and Culture (2013)
  • ten years on Eccleshall Parish Council (2001 – 2011).
    The lead on strategic housing, including homelessness and the voluntary sector in Stafford Borough.
    Board member of Newcastle and Stafford Colleges Group – the leading local FE / HE Colleges Group and deliverer of apprenticeships.  Trustee for Stafford United Almshouses.  Committee member for Eccleshall Eagles Junior Football Club and Eccleshall Youth Club (Yo-Yo), amongst others.
    Eccleshall Conservatives Treasurer (2011 – 2017) and Chair (2018 ongoing).
    Professionally, I run a small supply chain transformation consultancy, having had many years in commercial and general management roles in the logistics industry, latterly in turning around supply chain organisations.
    Have lived in Croxton, near Eccleshall, for the past twenty two years, with my partner and have a son.
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