Wimbledon Park - Cllr Janice Howard

Currently Mayor of Merton

Janice has lived in Wimbledon for 28 years. She has two grown up children and lives in Wimbledon Park with her husband Andrew. She has 30 years professional experience across events, training and development, and national heritage. Elected a councillor in 2010, Janice uses her experience to ensure residents are properly represented at the council.

Over the last four years Janice has been focused on Culture and Leisure issues in Merton. Janice was a panel member of the successful Merton London Borough of Culture bid. Among many local achievements, she campaigned successfully for step free access at Wimbledon Park station, increased road safety and keeping the GP surgery open.



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See Also

Cannon Hill - Cllr Nick McLean

Group Leader

Nicholas McLean, first elected in May 2018 and since February 2019 is the Conservative Group Leader on Merton Council.

Abbey - Cllr Nigel Benbow

Spokesperson for Health and Air Quality

Nigel has lived in South Wimbledon for fifteen years.  After working in insurance Lloyd's market, he set up his own business developing financial models that analyses the ForEx trading markets.  He has a BSc (Hons) from Hertfordshire University.

Hillside - Cllr David Williams MBE JP

Shadow Cabinet Member without Portfolio

David has lived in Merton most of his life. As Merton’s longest serving Councillor he has wide experience in local government.

Raynes Park - Cllr Stephen Crowe

Spokesperson for Adult Social Care

Stephen has been a resident of Raynes Park since 1988.  He is married with three adult children and is a retired chartered accountant.