Former Deputy of St Brelade 2018 -2022
John was brought up in post war London and has been an adopted Channel Islander for 43 years.
After a career in UK local government finance, John became a top civil servant in Jersey, law firm and finance industry manager, a Jersey States Deputy from 2011-14 and 2018-22 , elected Environment Minister. Between June 2015 and September 2017 he commuted to Alderney where was the Islands Planning officer to produce their 2017 Land Use Plan and implement planning law reform. Since then he has been a self employed consultant completing this work in Jersey , Guernsey and Alderney. He is well known in the administration of all the Channel Islands.
John is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Public Finance Accountants, a qualified Compliance Officer, is a former Chief Officer of Jersey Planning & Environment, law firm director, finance industry accountant, and a Planning Officer.