Surrey County Councillor for Shalford division
Matt has lived in Guildford for over 12 years. He was educated locally at Boxgrove Primary School and George Abbot School before graduating the University of Surrey after studying Politics and International Relations. Matt now works for an organic food company.
Matt was elected as one of two local Conservative councillors for the Christchurch ward in May 2007. Since 2007 Matt has led on numerous of planning applications including the former DEFRA site now Boxgrove Gardens, and aiding the residents of Abbotswood with their Conservation Status. He has helped to improve the area around the local shops in Boxgrove and is working closely with Boxgrove school in their upcoming expansion. Matt set up a new Christchurch Community Speedwatch with the local Police to combat speeding within the ward.
Matt is also a governor of both Guildford College and St. Peters Catholic Comprehensive in Merrow, and a civilian committee member of 261 Squadron Air Cadets in Guildford. Matt also regularly attends meetings of the residents associations in Christchurch and actively communicates with them on local matters.
In May 2017, Matt was elected as a Surrey County Councillor for Shalford division.
16 Boxgrove Avenue, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 1XG
Tel: 07891 022206