Meet the Board | Coastal Partnership East

Meet the Board

Our Board is responsible for providing strategic direction for and champions the Partnership. It ensures the effective and equitable delivery of coastal management services across the Partnership area, agrees the overall work programme, and facilitates appropriates resources. The Board does not have decision making powers; it makes recommendations to each partner authority.

Cllr Angie Fitch-Tillett
Cllr Angie Fitch-Tillett

Chairman (in rotation) CPE, Cabinet Member for Coastal Management
North Norfolk District Council

Cllr David Ritchie
Cllr David Ritchie

Cabinet Member for Planning
and Coastal Management
East Suffolk Council

Cllr James Bensly
Cllr James Bensly

East Flegg Ward Councillor
Vice Chairman Environment Committee
Great Yarmouth Borough Council

Cllr Dr Clive Stockton
Cllr Clive Stockton

District Councillor for Bacton Ward
North Norfolk District Council

Cllr James Mallinder
Cllr James Mallinder

Cabinet Member for the Environment
East Suffolk Council

Cllr Penny Carpenter
Cllr Penny Carpenter

Chairman Environment Committee
Great Yarmouth Borough Council

Operational Officer Group

Our Operational Officer Group (OOG) provides operational guidance and considers staffing matters. The OOG supports the functions of the Board.

Steve Blatch
Steve Blatch

Chief Executive
North Norfolk District Council

Nick Khan
Nick Khan

Strategic Director
East Suffolk Council

Jane Beck
Jane Beck

Head of Property and Asset Management
Great Yarmouth Borough Council

Philip Ridley
Philip Ridley

Head of Planning and 
Coastal Management
East Suffolk Council

East Suffolk Council
Great Yarmouth Borough Council
North Norfolk District Council

Meet the Board | Coastal Partnership East