Karen was first elected in May 2008 and in her professional life work with people with learning difficulties.
As a Councillor Karen is Chairman of the Communities Overview and Scrutiny Committee. She is striving to find better ways to engage with residents and to get them to participate in their community. Karen has a strong interest in transport issues and tries to ensure that all the transport networks make travelling easy and accessible to all.
She is currently leading on a piece of work to review services available for victims of domestic violence and reduce the harm caused by domestic abuse.
Chairman of Communities Overview and Scrutiny Committee
Chairman of Grants Panel
Member of Licensing Committee
Member of Call In Scrutiny
Member of Transport Advisory Group
Council Representative on Alder Hills Nature Reserve
Council Representative on Cheshire Foundation Housing Association