Decision details

Appointments to Outside Bodies and Champion Appointments

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


a)    Appointments to outside bodies

The following appointments were made:

Motiv8 - Councillor Hugh Mason

Elementary Education Act Trust - Cllr Gerald Vernon-Jackson to replace Cllr Rob Wood

Kings Theatre - Cllr Luke Stubbs to be asked to continue

Mary Rose Trust - Cllr Gerald Vernon-Jackson to replace Cllr Rob Wood

Portchester Crematorium Joint Committee - Cllrs Lee Hunt and Dave Ashmore

Building Control Partnership - Cllr Hugh Mason (Member Rep)

Minerals and Waste Development Framework Members' Steering Group - Cllr Hugh Mason

Solent Forum - Cllr Hugh Mason


Portsmouth Fostering Panel - all groups would be asked to make nominations to fill the vacancy


b)    Champion Roles


The following appointments were made:

Armed Forces Champion - Cllr Gerald Vernon-Jackson to continue as the official champion, to ensure compliance with the Gold Employer Award this should be a cabinet member, with Cllr Frank Jonas and Cllr Tom Coles giving their support.

Mental Health Champion - Cllr Matthew Winnington

Homelessness Champion - Cllr Darren Sanders - whose portfolio would be renamed "Cabinet Member for Housing and Homelessness" to reflect this

Heritage Champion - Councillor Lee Hunt


The Leader requested a report to a future Cabinet regarding the roles of Champions.


Report author: Stewart Agland

Publication date: 15/07/2020

Date of decision: 14/07/2020

Decided at meeting: 14/07/2020 - Cabinet

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