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Councillor Mrs. Christine Elmer

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Councillor Mrs. Christine Elmer

Mobile: 07799 584045

Email:
celmer
@elmbridge.gov.uk

Home Address:
30 Normanhurst Road
Walton-on-Thames
Surrey
KT12 3EQ

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Liberal Democrats

 

 

  • Lived in Elmbridge for over 50 years - Claygate, Cobham, Stoke D'Abernon, Molesey and Walton.
  • Represented Walton South ward from May 2006 to present.
  • Cabinet Member for Corporate Development May 2008-10
  • Cabinet Member for Social Affairs from May 2010-16
  • Lovelace Infants School, Chessington; St. Andrews Infant & Primary Schools, Cobham; Surbiton High School for Girls.
  • 1971 - 2 Executor and Trustee Department, Lloyd's Bank
  • 1984 - 2001 Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Animal Health, Veterinary Medicines and Environment Directorates.
  • 2001 - 2007 - Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs. Senior Policy Adviser, Surveillance, Zoonoses, Epidemiology and Risk, Food & Farming Group.
  • Married to Chris Cllr Walton Ambleside ward 2007 - 2010 & Walton South 2011 - 2016. Children Luke, Journalist and Councillor for the London Borough of Croydon 2006 - 2010 & from 2014 to present, Sarah, Director Political Consultancy, two grandchildren Rory age 14 and Isla age 11 and a cat called Sophie.
  • Council nominated Trustee Walton Charity 2006 - 2014.
  • Management Board |Mediation North Surrey offering a free service to try and resolve amicably neighbourhood disputes.
  • Management Board, Home Support Elmbridge (HSE) formerly MDHS 2006 - 2014 and 2016 to present.
  • Relate West Surrey 2011 - present.
  • Elmbridge representative Epsom & Ewell Health Liaison Panel 2010-16.
  • Elmbridge representative Kingston Hospital Council of Governors from 2012 to present.
  • Elmbridge representative, Local Representative Panel, Epsom & St Helier University Hospital NHS Trust (2010-16).
  • Council Nominated Representative to CHEER (Concern and Help for East Elmbridge Retired) - 2019-2020 Municipal Year.

Committees from May 2017

- Planning Committee

- North Area Planning Sub-Committee

- Centres for the Community Task and Finish Group

- Energy and Sustainability Working Group

- Chairman Heathrow Task Group

 

Cabinet Portfolio - Social Affairs - from May 2010

- Health matters and liaison with relevant bodies

- Voluntary Sector liaison and support

- Services for older people and disabled people (Meals on Wheels, Community Transport, Community Alarm and Telecare and Elmbridge Relief Carers Scheme)

- Centres for the Community

Cabinet Portfolio - Corporate Development 2008-2010

- Organisational Improvement & Performance Management
- Communications
- Equality & Diversity (including children's issues)
- Personnel (excluding appointments & dismissals)
- Emergency Planning
- Members' Services
- Customer Services
- Electoral Services
- Information Security

- Lead Member for Children (Every Child Matters) (2007-10)
- Council Representative South East Employers (2008-10)
- Lead Member Surrey Local Resilience Member's Group (2008-10)
- Surrey Local Government Association, Progress Through Partnership, Deputy Member (2008-10)

Executive Member - South East Employers (2009-10)

Since May 2006 I have participated in the following committees, sub groups and Task Groups and as a nominated representative on outside organisations:

Elmbridge Borough Council Committees:

- Environmental Affairs Overview and Scrutiny Committee (2006-8)
- Community Affairs Overview and Scrutiny Committee (2006-7)
- Walton Town Centre Advisory Group (2006-7)
- Council (2006 - current)
- Cabinet (2008 - current)

- Affordable Housing Member Working Group (2006)
- Replacement Leisure Facility Member Working Group (2006)
- Xcel Member Working Group (2006-8)

- Alternate Weekly Collection Scrutiny Panel (2006)
- Improving Recycling & Composting Task Group (2007-8)

- Walton Playhouse Member Working Group (2007-8)
- Fairtrade Working Group (2007-8)
- Elmbridge Mediation Development Group (2007-8)

- Board of Trustees, Walton Charity (2006- current)
- Mediation North Surrey Management Board (2006-current))
- Elmbridge Housing Trust Board Member (2006-2012)

Council nominated representative - MDHS (Molesey, Dittons Household Service) - from August 2010

- Assistance to Cllr. John Butcher Cabinet Member with responsibility for Regulatory Affairs (2006-7)

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