A-Z of Services

Management Structure

Corporate Leadership Team Responsibilities Head of Service Head of Department

Chief Executive

Ian Miller 01562 732700

Wyre Forest Forward programme management

Corporate Director: Community Well-being and Environment

Linda Draycott 01562 732900

  • Community Safety
  • Leisure Services
  • Operations; including waste/civil enforcement/fleet/garage
  • Parks and Open Spaces
  • Communications
  • Partnerships
  • Emergency Planning
  • Commericialism and Localism

Cultural Services and Marketing Manager

Kay Higman 01562 732902

Head of Operational Services

Steve Brant 01562 732922

Corporate Director: Economic Prosperity and Place

Mike Parker 01562 732500

  • Planning policy
  • Economic Development and Regeneration
  • Development Management
  • Land charges
  • Building Control
  • Strategic Housing
  • Environmental Health
  • Licensing
  • Asset Management

Head of Economic Development and Regeneration - North Worcestershire

Ostap Paparega 01562 732192

North Worcestershire Economic Development and Regeneration Delivery Manager 

Head of Strategic Growth

Kate Bailey 01562 732560

Housing Advice Team Manger
Principal Housing Officer
Spatial Planning Manger
Facilities and Asset Manager
Development Manager

Corporate Director: Resources

Tracey Southall 01562 732100

  • Accountancy
  • Internal Audit
  • Procurement
  • Payroll
  • ICT services
  • Customer Services
  • Revenues, Benefits and Welfare
Revenues, Benefits and Customer Service Manager
Audit Manager
Finance Manager
ICT Manager

Solicitor to the Council

Caroline Newlands 01562 732715

  • Legal Services
  • Human Resources
  • Elections
  • Committee Administration
  • Policy and Performance
Electoral Services Manager
Principal Solicitor
Senior Human Resources Advisor