Title: Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Neighbourhood Working
Political grouping: Labour
Other councillors representing this Ward:
Surgeries are held every Saturday from 10am until 11am at Greasbrough Library.
c/o Rotherham Town Hall
Bus. phone: 01709 255821
Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member Neighbourhood Working - Councillor Sarah Allen
Sarah was first elected as a Councillor for the Wingfield Ward in 2016. In 2018 she took up Cabinet responsibility for Cleaner, Greener Communities and has now been appointed as Deputy Leader with Cabinet responsibility for Neighbourhood Working.
She has over thirty years’ experience of local government working in Waste, Social Inclusion and Neighbourhood and Community Regeneration. She has worked with many community organisations, been a Board Member for many of them and helped them access funding from local, national, and European funding streams. She is committed to partnership working and the role of Councillors as community champions. She is looking forward to her new Member Development and Support role and the opportunity to become more involved in Democratic Services.
Areas of responsibility include:
· Supporting the Leader in day to day activity
· Neighbourhood Working and Thriving Neighbourhoods Strategy
· Engagement/consultation relating to Towns and Villages Fund
· Parish Liaison
· Community Cohesion
· Democratic Services
· Member Development
Further information regarding the Greasbrough ward can be found on the Council’s website.