ALACE Council Members

The trade union for local authority chief executives and senior managers

(As at September 2019)


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

Stephen Baker, East Suffolk
Sue Cuerden, Executive Director of Finance & Resources, Basingstoke and Deane
David Hughes, Gravesham
Dan Swaine, Bolsover and NE Derbyshire
Janet Waggott, Selby
Mark Williams, East Devon

Unitary councils

(including London borough, metropolitan district, unitary district, and unitary county councils)
Paul Martin, Richmond and Wandsworth
Carole Mills, Derby
Dave Perry, South Gloucestershire
Duncan Sharkey, Milton Keynes
2 vacancies

Northern Ireland

1 vacancy


Jim Savege, Aberdeenshire
Cleland Sneddon, Argyle and Bute


Alison Ward, Torfaen

Other local government authorities, and agencies related to local government

Charlie Parker, States of Jersey


Scott Crudgington, Hertfordshire