ALACE Council Members

The trade union for local authority chief executives and senior managers

(As at July 2021)


Tracey Lee, Plymouth


Dave Perry, South Gloucestershire

Honorary Secretary

Ian Miller, Wyre Forest

Honorary Treasurer

Michel Saminaden, retired member

County councils

(in areas that have district councils)
Nicola Beach, Suffolk

District councils

Stephen Baker, East Suffolk
Sue Cuerden, Basingstoke and Deane
Janet Waggott, Selby
Mark Williams, East Devon

Unitary councils

(including London borough, metropolitan district, unitary district, and unitary county councils)
Duncan Sharkey, Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead
Daljit Lally, Northumberland
Dan Swaine, Doncaster
Rachael Shimmin, Buckinghamshire
Cath Shaw, Barnet
1 Vacancy

Northern Ireland



Jim Savege, Aberdeenshire
Cleland Sneddon, South Lanarkshire


Rob Thomas, Vale of Glamorgan

Other local government authorities, and agencies related to local government

Paul Martin, States of Jersey


Scott Crudgington, Hertfordshire
Lee Harris, West Sussex