Cllr Ashley John

Keen to improve our community well-being I have served as a South Woodham Ferrers Town Councillor since 2006, and as Chelmsford City Councillor since 2011, and I seek to continue supporting and leading on local initiatives.

Cllr Bob Villa

Bob Villa

I have lived in the neighbouring village of Galleywood for 33 years, married to Valerie with two adult sons and six Grandchildren.

By profession I am a retired Chartered Engineer and company Director.

Cllr Richard Poulter

I have served as a City Councillor for the last seventeen years.  I believe passionately that local councillors should be available to help their communities and local residents with local problems.

Cllr Lance Millane

Lance Millane has lived in Runwell since 1999 and has been a long established Ward Councillor for Runwell & Rettendon.


Cllr Christine Garrett

I have lived in Great Baddow for 43 years and have two grown up sons and two grandchildren.  Both my sons were educated locally at Sandon School, and during that time I served as Deputy Chairman of Governors.  

Now retired, I held various administrative roles in Chelmsford and London. 

Cllr Graham Seeley

I am Graham Seeley, the Conservative Councillor for Trinity Ward in Chelmsford

I was born in Chelmsford and have lived in Chelmsford all my life. I am a Chartered Civil Engineer and retired business man.

Cllr Lance Millane

I have lived in Runwell since 1999 and has been a long established Ward Councillor for Runwell & Rettendon.

Cllr Tim Roper

Tim is married, with three daughters, and has lived in Writtle for over 30 years having spent his early life in Ingatestone, then part of Chelmsford Rural District Council.   Education at Brentwood School was followed by National Service in the RASC.


Cllr David Stevenson

Living in Galleywood since 1975, David was a founder member of the Parish council. In 2015 he received a long service award, over 25 years as Chelmsford City councillor

John Pioli

John has lived with his wife in the parish of Springfield for over thirty years. In 2016 he retired early from Ford Motor Company where he worked in a variety of finance and business management positions. John’s great interests are the arts, bridge, and all types of sport.