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A small dedicated staff team is responsible for the delivery of Town Council services and supporting the work of Councillors. The Town Council was awarded Quality Local Council status in 2004.

Town Clerk’s/Mayor’s Office

Town Clerk: Julie Holden

Town Clerk’s/Mayor’s Office

Finance and Support Services

Head of Finance: Dan Chambers

Bookings & Functions

Bookings & Functions Administrator: Alice Burrows

Estates Team

Estates Manager: Alison Merricks

Community Services Team

Community Liaison Officer: Jonathan Ansley (banners, flags, business liaison, community groups, emergency resilience)

Outdoor Services Team

Foreman: Graham Woodward


Head Gardener: Jenny Watson and Volunteer


Caretaking Team

Buildings Supervisor: David Ethell


Handyman: Jean-Luc Pineau

Town Promotions

Town Promotions Manager: Dawn Spalding

The tourism and business support staff are based at East Grinstead Library – see the location map.

Tourism Staff