The Leadership Team is responsible for managing the activities of the Council staff and for advising Councillors on the potential implications of political decisions.
Rochford District Council’s Leadership Team consists of two Directors and seven Assistant Directors:
Commercial Services – Matt Harwood White
Transformation – Dawn Tribe
Democratic Services – John Bostock
Environmental Services – Marcus Hotten
Housing & Community Services and RIPA Officer – Louisa Moss
Legal Services & Monitoring Officer – Angela Law
Planning and Regeneration Services – Matthew Thomas
S151 Officer - Naomi Lucas
A full structure chart, including a breakdown of service areas for each Assistant Director, can be found in the Related Content section.
By law, senior Council staff are not allowed to participate in any party political activity and are expected to advise and assist all Councillors irrespective of their political affiliation. All officers are also covered by an Officer Code of Conduct, details of which can be found in the Related Content section.