Stephen was elected to the London Assembly in May 2012 as one of two Liberal Democrat Members of the London Assembly and speaks for the party on economic, environmental and health issues affecting the Capital. He chairs the London Assembly Environment Committee and is Deputy Chair of the Budget and Performance Committee as well as serving on the London Assembly Economy Committee. Stephen also serves on the London Fire authority.
Stephen has also been an elected councillor for over 16 years, and is currently Leader of the 15-strong Liberal Democrat Group on the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames Council. He was Deputy Leader of the Council between 2006 and 2010.
Stephen has been an active Liberal Democrat since 1988 and was the first Lib Dem elected President of the Students’ Union at Southampton University in 1992. He later worked for London Councils (formerly Association of London Government) as a political adviser to senior London Liberal Democrat councillors. He has been chair of governors of St Mary’s & St Peter’s Primary School in Teddington for more than a decade.
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