Leadership Team

Team Purpose

To drive the delivery of excellent community services to achieve Local and National priorities

Leadership Team Charter

We will

  • Spend our time on issues and Member priorities that are important to the Organisation
  • Only accept high standards
  • Communicate more than we instinctively think is necessary
  • Spend significant time building the capacity of the Organisation including coaching and mentoring our staff and each other
  • Accept collectively responsibility
  • Challenge openly and constructively
  • Be passionate about getting good outcomes for Stafford Borough

Contact Information

Stafford Borough Council Organisational Roadmap (pdf 162kb)

The Leadership Team comprises of the Chief Executive and Heads of Service some of which are shared with Cannock Chase District Council. 

Chief Executive
Tim Clegg
Tel: (01785) 619200
Fax: (01785) 619119
email: chiefexecutive@staffordbc.gov.uk

Environmental and Health
Howard Thomas
Head of Operations
Tel: (01785) 619358
email: hthomas@staffordbc.gov.uk
Bob Kean
Head of Finance
Tel: (01785) 619241 / (01543) 464334
Mob: 07974231296
email: bkean@cannockchasedc.gov.uk
Human Resources
Neville Raby
Head of Human Resources
Tel: (01785) 619205
email: nraby@staffordbc.gov.uk
Audit, Risk and Resilience and Procurement
Judith Aupers
Head of Governance
Tel: (01543) 464411
email: JudithAupers@cannockchase.gov.uk

Judith is based at Cannock but spends Wednesdays at Stafford and can be contacted on 01785 619252.

Law and Administration
Alistair Welch
Head of Law and Administration
Tel: (01785) 619204
email: awelch@staffordbc.gov.uk
Economic Development and Planning 
Richard Lawrence
Head of Economic Development and Planning
Tel: (01785) 619583
email: rlawrence@staffordbc.gov.uk
Peter Kendrick
Head of Technology
Tel: (01785) 619274
email: pkendrick@staffordbc.gov.uk
Corporate Business and Partnerships
Tracy Redpath
Corporate Business and Partnerships Manager
Tel: (01785) 619195
email: tredpath@staffordbc.gov.uk