Wollaton East and Lenton Abbey Ward and Portfolio Holder for Business, Education and Skills. This page provides you with information about your local Nottingham City Councillor.
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Information and Details
Ward: Wollaton East and Lenton Abbey
Sam came to Nottingham aged 18 to study Government and Politics at Nottingham Trent University. He has lived and worked in Nottingham ever since and has a work background in the skills, training and apprenticeships sector. Sam volunteered as a Special Police Constable for over 2 years in Nottingham.
As well as representing the Wollaton East and Lenton Abbey Ward on the Council, Sam is also the portfolio holder for education, employment and skills.
Sam is a Council appointed director on the boards of Nottingham City Homes, Futures Advice, Skills & Employment and the Scape Group.
He is also an elected board member of Nottingham Credit Union, Co- Chair of the Council's Children's Partnership Board and a member of the Council's Corporate Parenting Board.
Sam's key areas of interest are education, skills and ensuring the City is clean and green. His hobbies include swimming, gardening and cooking.
- Executive Board
- Wollaton and Lenton Abbey Area Committee (Area 7)Opens new window
- Corporate Parenting Board
- Childrens Partnership Board (Joint Chair)
- Appointments and Conditions of Service
- Economic Prosperity Committee
Membership of Outside Organisations
- Nottingham Credit Union Board member
- Creative Quarter Nottingham Limited
- D2N2 Infrastructure and Investment Board
- Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Futures (City Council appointed Director)
- Admissions Forum
- Education Trust
- Nottingham College
- Learning Disabilities Partnership Board
- Special Interest Group of Municipal Authorities (SIGOMA)
- Standing Committee for Religious Education - SACRE
- Nottingham City Homes Limited (Council Appointed Director)
- Scape Group (City Council appointed Director)
- One Nottingham - Children's Partnership Board
- N2 Employment and Skills Board