Mick has 32 years of local government experience, including more than three years as Chief Executive of Boston Borough Council. Prior to this, he was Cultural Services Director for a number of local authorities, including, Leicester and North Ayrshire.
Mick has extensive expertise in the creation and implementation of culturally led development schemes which act as a catalyst for regenerating deprived areas in cities and towns. He was instrumental in creating the Regeneration Masterplan for Boston and established and chaired a Regeneration Company to deliver it. He also initiated the Cultural Quarter in Leicester. In North Ayrshire he developed and delivered the award winning Vikingar! heritage visitor attraction.
Mick is a governor of Boston Further Education College, a board member of Cultivate and a Trustee of the Boston Stump Restoration.