People

Helen Whately

MP for Faversham and Mid Kent
Helen Whately is, after our tremendous success in May 2015, our Member of Parliament for Faversham and Mid Kent. Helen has an established career in business and healthcare. For nearly a decade, she has worked with NHS hospitals, helping them improve care and make the most of resources. She has also advised healthcare regulators and commissioners, and worked on healthcare policy. 

Nick de Wiggondene - Detling & Thurnham Ward

Nick de Wiggondene is a previous Chairman of our Association and our Borough Cllr for Detling & Thurnham Ward.By day, I work in the city of London but I’ve always had a passion for helping people and sorting problems.  The last four years representing the residents of Detling and Thurnham I consider a thorough privilege and I’m grateful you have allowed me to do it.

Val Springett - Bearsted

Val Springett is one of our Borough Cllrs for Bearsted Ward.Val has been a Borough Councillor representing Bearsted Ward for almost 4 years now, and hopes that you consider she has served you well during this time. Val says that she has found it an interesting experience , challenging at times but also very rewarding when she has been able to assist individual residents with issues that they may have with Borough Council matters.

Malcolm Greer - Boxley

 Malcolm Greer is the Deputy Leader of Maidstone Borough Council and represents Boxley Ward as Borough Cllr. He also holds the position of Deputy Chairman Political for our Association.

Gill Fort - Leeds

Gill Fort is The Chairman of Leeds Parish Council and is standing for the Leeds Ward in May 2015.

Martin Round

Martin Round is one of our Borough Councillors for Headcorn Ward.Martin also sits as a Member of Headcorn Parish Council.

Andrew Bowles - North Kent Coast

Cllr Andrew Bowles is Leader of Swale Borough Council.Born into a farming family on the North Kent Coast in the Borough of Swale, Andrew has been involved in the family farm since leaving school.