Profiles of Cabinet members

Leader of the Council

Councillor Julian German 

Responsibilities contained within this portfolio include: 

  • Leadership of the Council;
  • Strategy;
  • Communications and Reputation;
  • Devolution to Cornwall;
  • Chair of the Cornwall & Isles of Scilly Leadership Board;
  • Safeguarding;
  • Equalities and diversity;
  • Human Resources and Organisational Development;
  • Resident Engagement

Councillor German is the Independent member for Roseland. For more information please view Councillor German's details.

Deputy Leader

Councillor Adam Paynter

Responsibilities contained within this portfolio include:

  • Resources and Finance;
  • Fair Funding
  • Chair of Health and Wellbeing Board
  • Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Collaboration and Sponsor Board
  • Cornwall Council Farms Estate

Councillor Paynter is the Liberal Democrat member for Launceston North and North Petherwin.  For further information, please view Councillor Paynter's details.

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Portfolio holder for Customers

Councillor Mike Eathorne-Gibbons

Responsibilities contained within this portfolio include: 

  • Customer services
  • Property and Asset Management
  • One Public Estate
  • Council’s Group of Companies (CORSERV)
  • Information Services
  • Procurement and Contract Management
  • Leisure
  • Audit

Councillor Eathorne-Gibbons is the Independent member for Ladock, St Clement and St Erme. For more information please view Councillor Eathorne-Gibbons details.

Portfolio holder for Children, Wellbeing and Public Health

Councillor Sally Hawken

Responsibilities contained within this portfolio include: 

  • Children’s Social Care
  • Children’s Safeguarding
  • Corporate Parenting Board
  • Early Intervention Services for Vulnerable Children
  • Education; Special Educational Needs
  • Public Health
  • Health and Wellbeing Board
  • Child Poverty
  • Youth services
  • Fuel Poverty

Councillor Hawken is the independent member for Liskeard East. For more information please view Councillor Hawken's details.

Portfolio holder for Adults

Councillor Rob Rotchell

Responsibilities contained within this portfolio include: 

  • Social care services for Adults
  • Adult Health and Social Care Integration
  • Adult Prevention and Wellbeing Services
  • Vulnerable Adults Safeguarding
  • Adult Learning Disability
  • Adult Mental Health
  • Health and Wellbeing Board

Councillor Rotchell is the Liberal Democrat member for Camelford. For more information please view Councillor Rotchell's details.

Portfolio holder for Climate Change and Neighbourhoods

Councillor Edwina Hannaford

Responsibilities contained within this portfolio include: 

  • Climate Change
  • Community Networks and Localism
  • Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Local Enterprise Partnership
  • Devolution to Town and Parish Councils and Community groups
  • Gypsy and Travellers
  • Library Services
  • Registrars

Councillor Hannaford is the Liberal Democrat member for Looe West, Lansallos and Lanteglos. For more information please view Councillor Hannafords details

Portfolio holder for Environment and Public Protection

Councillor Rob Nolan

Responsibilities contained within this portfolio include: 

  • Waste and Street Cleaning
  • Fire and Rescue services
  • Blue Light Collaboration
  • Public Protection and Enforcement services
  • Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Local Nature Partnership
  • Waterways
  • Beaches and Flood Resilience
  • Public Rights of Way
  • Parks and Open Spaces;
  • Cemeteries and Penmount Crematorium
  • Historic Environment
  • Maritime Services
  • Cornwall and Tamar Valley AONB’s';

Councillor Nolan is the Liberal Democrat member for Truro Redannick. For more information please view Councillor Nolan's details.

 

Portfolio holder for Culture, Economy and Planning

Councillor Bob Egerton

Responsibilities contained within this portfolio include: 

  • Planning
  • Economic Growth and Development including Cultural Strategy
  • Skills Agenda and Relationships with Universities
  • Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Local Enterprise Partnership
  • Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape World Heritage Site
  • Cornish Language
  • Arts and Museums
  • Building Control

Councillor Egerton is the Independent member for Probus, Tregony and Grampound. For more information please view Councillor Egerton's details

 

Portfolio holder for Homes

Councillor Andrew Mitchell

Responsibilities contained within this portfolio include: 

  • Social Housing
  • Housing Delivery
  • Homelessness
  • Cornwall Housing
  • Housing Standards and Adaptations
  • Liaison with Housing Providers
  • Welfare Reform
  • Empty Homes

Counicllor Mitchell is the Independent Councillor for St Ives West. For more information please view Councillor Mitchell's details.

 

Portfolio holder for Transport

Councillor Geoff Brown

Responsibilities contained within this portfolio include: 

  • Highways
  • CORMAC
  • One Public Transport System
  • Sub Regional Transport Board
  • Cornwall Airport Newquay and Spaceport
  • Public Transport
  • School and Social Care Transport
  • Tamar Bridge and Torpoint Ferry
  • Parking

Councillor Brown is the Liberal Democrat member for Newquay Central. For more information please view Councillor Brown's details.