ALACE Council Members

The trade union for local authority chief executives and senior managers

(As at January 2018)


Tracey Lee, Plymouth


Simon Baker, Staffordshire Moorlands and High Peak

Honorary Secretary

Ian Miller, Wyre Forest

Honorary Treasurer

Michel Saminaden, retired member

County councils

(in areas that have district councils)
Rachael Shimmin, Buckinghamshire

District councils

David Hughes, Gravesham
Jerry Hutchinson, North Warwickshire
Karen Satterford, Wycombe
John Sellgren, Newcastle-under-Lyme
 Alistair Stewart, Shepway
Mark Williams, East Devon

Unitary councils

(including London borough, metropolitan district, unitary district, and unitary county councils)
Merran McRae, Wakefield
Duncan Sharkey, Milton Keynes
Liz Bruce, Richmond and Wandsworth
3 vacancies

Northern Ireland

1 vacancy


Alistair Buchan, Orkney
Mary Pitcaithly, Falkirk


Alison Ward, Torfaen

Other local government authorities, and agencies related to local government

Charlie Parker, States of Jersey