New Mayor of Liverpool Joanne Anderson has revealed the council’s new top team of councillors.
Long-serving councillor, Jane Corbett, has been appointed Deputy Mayor and Cabinet member for Finance and Resources.
Cllr Corbett’s experience and track record is one based around values and she has previously shown commitment to tackling fairness and poverty in the city.
The other portfolio holders – who bring with them a bright, fresh vision, energy and expertise – are:
- Development and Economy – Councillor Sarah Doyle
- Education and Skills – Councillor Tom Logan
- Climate Change and Environment – Councillor Dan Barrington
- Neighbourhoods and Communities – Councillor Abdul Qadir
- Adult and Children’s Social Care – Councillor Frazer Lake
- Culture and Visitor Economy – Councillor Harry Doyle
Mayor Joanne said: “This is the beginning of a new era at Liverpool City Council and I am hugely excited and very proud to be leading the team.
“I was keen to appoint colleagues who hold a passion for their portfolios who bring with them knowledge and a wide range of experience.
“I have been impressed with their passion and commitment to making a difference to the life of residents in our city.
“Over the coming weeks we will be outlining more about our priorities for Liverpool.
“We are determined to restore the council’s reputation and make sure that our City Plan delivers improvements to the lives of all citizens.”