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The ChALC Board is made up of:

  • Twelve individuals nominated by Local Councils (with no more than six nominations from any Principal Authority Area), voted for by representatives attending the Annual Meeting and elected to serve a four year term;
  • A Chairman and a Deputy Chairman from above;
  • A President and up to three Vice-Presidents nominated by the Executive Board and confirmed by the Annual Meeting;
  • One representative appointed by each Partner Organisations including (but not exclusively) Cheshire West and Chester Council; Cheshire East Council, Cheshire Community Action and the Society of Local Council Clerks;
  • The Chief Officer of ChALC.

Each year 1/4 of the Board retires and the Annual Meeting votes for their preferred candidates. There is no barrier to an outgoing member standing for a further term of office (4 years). The membership is notified annually of who is standing down and who has been nominated.

Board Members for 2018-2019 are:
Brian Kerr OBE — President
Lesley Smetham — Vice president
Frank Thomas — Vice president
Frank Walton — Vice president
Cllr Stuart Hulse — Chairman
Cllr Philip Jackson — Deputy Chairman
Cllr Lillian Burns
Cllr John Cornell
Cllr Judith Critchley
Cllr Terry O'Neill (Chairman of Finance Committee)
Cllr David Rowlands
Cllr Colin Todd
Cllr Francis Tunney
Cllr Steven Edgar — Cheshire East Representative
Cllr Mike Jones — Cheshire West and Chester Representative
John Heselwood — Cheshire Community Action Representative
Adam Keppel-Green — Society of Local Council Clerks Representative
Jackie Weaver — Chief Officer ChALC

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