John has been a Councillor since 2002 and has lived in Hillingdon for the past 37 years and been associated with the Borough for well over 45 years. He is married and also has two married sons and four grandchildren. John has spent his professional career in both the industrial and educational sector having taught at 2 universities and 4 colleges culminating as Head of Technical Training (Principal) for REME (Army). In addition, he has also held senior positions in industry. A chartered engineer by profession, he is also an academic advisor to Brunel University.
He served the Borough as it’s Mayor for the municipal year 2016-17. He is also an active person in the community and a Trustee of the Royal Brompton Hospital & Harefield Hospital Trust. A volunteer for Paul Strickland Scanner at Mount Vernon Hospital. A Governor of Pield Heath House School supporting the excellent work undertaken by the staff for children having severe learning needs.