Name Skills Biography
Senior Operations Officer • National Diploma Agriculture. • ROSPA play inspections (Operational) • Experienced in Play area installation, Design and Build along with Hard and soft landscaping.

Started working life in Agriculture leading to own business in Agricultural contracting/ estate maintenance, started employment with Monmouthshire County Council in 2000 in the external works team working with Housing developers in areas of soft and hard landscaping. Leading on to being Team Leader of a external works team, I now currently work alongside the Commercial sector of the Authority focusing on Play area design/Costing, play area refurbishment works along with Annual Play inspections and advise.

Operations Manager • NEBS(M) institute of leadership and management. • BTech level 3 in Playground Inspection and Installation. • ROSPA accredited • Various modules in Contract Management • BTech level 4 in Waste Management • City and Guilds in Horticulture level 3 • Various Grounds maintenance related accreditations.

I have been working within Local Government for 34 years, predominantly within the areas of Grounds Maintenance and Landscape. Following departmental restructure 3 years ago my duties now include the operational management of 150 staff within Grounds maintenance, Street Cleansing and Waste Collection. I have over the last 4 years been actively involved in the introduction and implementation of the Councils Pollinator Policy. I am a member of the Welsh Government Action Group for the Welsh Pollinator Action Plan. I have over the period of the last 17years been actively involved within the Councils Grounds maintenance Commercial ventures.