Ian was first elected as County Councillor for Thorpe St Andrew in 2005, and has worked hard for over 15 years to serve the area and represent local residents as a well known and experienced councillor. Ian is an active member of the community, both as a Town Councillor and on the Parish Church Council.
Ian supports a large number of charities and is a Trustee of two local trusts that support the area. He is also a Dussindale School Governor and was instrumental in gaining the funding for the Dussindale and Little Plumstead Primary Schools. His priorities are to safeguard valued frontline services, invest in green travel and care for the environment.