Spooner, Cllr Paul

Leader of Guildford Borough Council

Cllr Spooner has been a borough councillor since May 2013 and represents the Ash South and Tongham ward.

Paul was appointed to the Executive in 2014, initially responsible for Licensing and Governance, he changed roles and took over the Planning and Regeneration portfolio earlier this year. In addition to his Guildford Borough Council responsibilities, he is also the Vice Chair of Ash Parish Council and their Chair of Finance and Administration.

Paul has over 20 years commercial experience and has worked abroad as well as in the UK. He balances his family, working and Council life with his interest in football and education. He is Chairman of the North East Hants Youth League and a past governor at Waverley Abbey C of E Junior School and Ash Manor School.