BOB Brown, who has worked for Sedgemoor since 2001, is the district council’s new chief executive.
He is taking over from Allison Griffin who announced her retirement last October after a career at Sedgemoor spanning 30 years.
Bob has previously held the posts of Solicitor to the Council, Corporate Director and Strategic Director.
He is a solicitor by profession, having gained a Masters in Public Law from Bristol University as well as being an MSP and Agile Project Management practitioner.
He has over 25 years’ experience in local Government across a diverse range of authorities in Wales, Yorkshire and the South West.
Bob has recently worked closely with the Homes in Sedgemoor to improve housing services across the council’s stock of 4,000 homes.
He is currently leading on Sedgemoor’s ambitious Customer Access Transformation Programme.
Bob has given expert evidence to two parliamentary select committees on the impact of new nuclear on local communities, as well as campaigning for community benefit for the communities hosting Hinkley Point C.