City Councillors

Mayor Yvonne Spence

I’ve lived in Chelmsford for more than 40 years; wife, mother & grandmother; Former teacher and proud to be Mayor 2018-19. I am  passionately committed to the community supporting the Cathedral, Rotary, Tangent and many charities.

Cllr Julia Jeapes

I have lived and worked in Chelmsford for over 45yrs and seen the City grow and flourish.

Cllr Simon Cook

I am determined to be a positive influence and with three generations of my family living in Chelmsford it really matters to me what is done and why.

Cllr David Stevenson

David has lived in Galleywood since 1975 and was a founder member of the Galleywood Parish Council as a conservative councillor.

Cllr Sameh Hindi

I have lived in Moulsham for over 30 years and have always campaigned to keep the council tax down and deliver the best services. I have also successfully campaigned and safeguarded the retention of the full Bus Pass for pensioners.

Cllr Malcom Watson

Malcolm has been married for 49 years and has 2 children and 3 grandchildren and has lived in Essex all his life. He moved to Writtle in 1996 from where he commuted to work in London in Financial Services until early retirement in 2002.

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 Jenny Chandler

I am an Essex girl born and bred (and proud to be so!).

I have lived in Great Baddow for over 35 years and it is where I brought up my family.  My two sons were both educated at The Sandon School where I served as Deputy Chairman of the Governing Body.

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 Linda Denston

Linda has lived in South Woodham Ferrers for 40 years. In 2006 she meet Bob Denston and they were married in 2007.