Barton House evacuation: information for residents.

Who the Senior Management team are and what they're responsible for.

The Senior Management team are the senior managers responsible for running the council.

Directorates and Executive Directors

The Senior Management team is led by the council's Chief Executive.

Stephen Peacock

Stephen Peacock is the Chief Executive and is responsible for the managerial leadership of the council and all services in the Resources Directorate.


The Resources Directorate includes:

  • Finance
  • Workforce and Change
  • Legal and Democratic Services
  • Policy, Strategy and Digital

Hugh Evans

Hugh Evans is the Executive Director of the Adults and Communities Directorate.

Hugh is responsible for the following services:

  • Adult Social Care
  • Communities and Public Health


John Smith

John Smith is the Interim Executive Director of the Growth and Regeneration Directorate.

John is responsible for the following services:

  • Economy of Place
  • Management of Place
  • Property, Assets and Infrastructure
  • Housing and Landlord Services


Vacant post

The post of Executive Director of the Children and Education Directorate is currently vacant.

In the interim refer all enquiries to:

Fiona Tudge, Director of Children and Families, in respect of Children & Families Services:

Reena Bhogal-Welsh, Director of Education and Skills, in respect of Education and Skills: