The Executive are responsible for decisions affecting the day-to-day running of the Council, linking the necessary action to implement the Council's policies. It has the responsibility to listen to and be advised by the Scrutiny Committee. The Executive are the policy forming team for the Council.
LEADER OF THE COUNCIL : Cllr John Williams
Areas Covered: Overall responsibility for Taunton Deane Borough Council and its Corporate Aims.
DEPUTY LEADER & BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT, ASSET MANAGEMENT & COMMUNICATIONS : Cllr Mark Edwards
Areas Covered: Regeneration, Inward Investment, Asset Management, Business Development, Cultural Development and Communications.
PLANNING POLICY & TRANSPORTATION : Cllr Richard Parrish
Areas Covered: Planning Policy, Transport and Taunton Events Group.
SPORTS, PARKS & LEISURE : Cllr Vivienne Stock Williams
Areas Covered: Parks and Open Spaces, Sports and Play, Community Leisure and Tone Partnership
COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP : Cllr Jane Warmington
Areas Covered: Local Strategic (Taunton Deane) Partnership, Priority Areas, Family Focus, Halcon One Team, Rural Group, Community Safety, Health and Wellbeing, Community Development, Voluntary and Community Sector, Youth Diversion, Equalities and Diversity and Safeguarding.
HOUSING SERVICES : Cllr Stephen Martin-Scott
Areas Covered: Council Housing, Housing Strategy, Housing Enabling (Affordable Housing), Private Sector Housing Regulation and Improvement, Homelessness and Housing Options, Disabled Facilities Grants, Welfare Reform and Fuel Poverty.
CORPORATE RESOURCES : Cllr Andrew Sully
Areas Covered: Finance, Procurement, Revenues and Benefits, Corporate Services, Democratic Services, Elections and Shared Legal Service
ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES : Cllr Patrick Berry
Areas Covered: Environmental Health, Somerset Waste Partnership, Crematorium, Climate Change, Licensing and Deane DLO.
Support officer: Richard Bryant.
Phone: 01823 219736