Our Strategic Management Board
The Council's Chief Executive, Martin Reeves, heads the biggest organisation in
the city, with around 10,000 workers providing more than 700 services to
responsible for making sure decisions made by councillors are carried out and that services are well run.
supported in this work by three Executive Directors, each responsible for a
group of Council services.
- Chris West, Executive Director of Resources, heads up the team of staff who provide support across the Council. This includes finance, legal services, admin' support, IT and democratic services. Read more about the Resources Directorate.
Walsh, Executive Director of People,
is responsible for a wide range of services including adults and children's social care, environmental services, housing, community safety and trading
standards. Read more about the People Directorate.
Yardley, Executive Director of Place,
leads the services delivering highways, transportation, waste and street
services, planning, inward investment and regeneration. This directorate is
also leading the Kickstart programme, which will deliver a new Council office
building and develop a new business district for the city centre. Read more
about the Place directorate.
Other members of the board:
- Jane Moore, Director of Public Health. She is responsible for the public health team, which joined the Council last year and is responsible for helping Coventry become a healthier city.
- Fran Collingham, Assistant Director of Communications.