Councillor Neil Bradbury
Neil has lived in the north east all his adult life, moving to the region to study economics at Newcastle. He has worked in the voluntary sector and government and is now the manager for a Citizens Advice Bureau in County Durham. He has been a councillor since 2003, becoming the Portfolio Holder for Culture and Customer Service on Northumberland County Council in May 2011. He has sat on a number of local community charities and is currently a non executive director on the board of NHS North of Tyne.