People

Councillor Mary Evans

County Councillor - Division: Clare
Deputy Leader of the Council and Cabinet Member for Highways, Transport and Rural Affairs

Suffolk born and bred, Mary was elected County Councillor for Clare in 2013 where she chairs the Scrutiny Committee. She trained as a journalist on the East Anglian Daily Times before becoming a political correspondent at Westminster.

Councillor James Finch

County Councillor - Division: Stour Valley
Chairman of the Council

I am married to Jeannette with two grown up sons.  I am now retired having spent most of my working life in corporate life in the agricultural chemical and biological industries.

Councillor Gordon Jones

Chairman of Nayland Branch
County Councillor - Division: Samford
Cabinet Member for Children's Services, Education and Skills

County Cllr. Colin Spence

County Councillor - Division: Sudbury East and Waldingfield
Suffolk Firefighters' Pension Board (Chairman)

Colin Spence has been Suffolk County Councillor for Sudbury East & Waldingfield (Acton, Chilton, Great & Little Waldingfield) Division since May 2005.   Previously he represented the Waldingfield Ward on Babergh District Council from 1976 to 2011.

Councillor Michael Fraser

County Councillor - Division: Hadleigh
District Councillor - Hadleigh South Ward
Town Councillor - Hadleigh

I am a Londoner by birth, grew up in the Borough of Croydon and was educated at

Councillor Christopher Hudson

County Councillor - Division: Belstead Brook

Christopher Hudson is the new Conservative County Councillor for the Belstead Brook Division.

Councillor Mary McLaren

District Councillor for Stour Ward

Having worked across the UK and in Africa, Mary has made her home base in Capel St Mary for the past 32 years. Working at a senior level in Public and Private Health Care she had to stand up and be accountable for what was right in the public arena.

Councillor Honor Grainger - Howard

District Councillor Great Cornard Ward

Honor, has lived in Great Cornard for 5 years and works as a Learning Support Assistant at Pot Kiln Primary School putting her at the centre of the community. In particular, she would like to improve facilities for young people in our community both through schools and local organisations.