Cabinet responsibilities confirmed by the leader of Herefordshire Council
The leader of Herefordshire Council has today (Friday 3 June) confirmed his new Cabinet portfolios.
The main changes see Councillor David Harlow replacing Councillor Graham Powell for economy and corporate services and Councillor Elissa Swinglehurst being appointed as Cabinet support member for health and wellbeing.
Councillor Tony Johnson, leader of Herefordshire Council, said: "I am pleased with our new Cabinet team and look forward to working with them as we continue to focus our priorities on protecting the county's vulnerable residents and strengthening the economy, whilst ensuring that we spend within our means and deliver a balanced budget.
"I would like to take this opportunity to thank Councillor Graham Powell for his hard work and contribution during his time as a Cabinet member."
The Cabinet responsibilities are confirmed as:
Councillor Tony Johnson (supported by Councillor Roger Phillips)
Leader of the council / corporate strategy and finance
Councillor Patricia Morgan (supported by Councillor Elissa Swinglehurst)
Deputy leader of the council / health and wellbeing
Councillor Harry Bramer
Contracts and assets
Councillor David Harlow (supported by Councillor Nigel Shaw)
Economy and corporate services
Councillor Jonathan Lester (supported by Councillor Jenny Hyde)
Young people and children's wellbeing
Councillor Philip Price
Councillor Paul Rone
Transport and roads
Published: Friday, 3rd June 2016