Sarah is the Conservative member for KCC Tunbridge Wells Rural Division
She lives n Paddock Wood where shet joined the local Town Council. She served as its chairman for four years and was elected to Tunbridge Wells Borough Council in 2015.
In the spirit of Localism she cares very much about people having the opportunity to have a say in the future of their own area. To that end she was responsible for driving forward a Neighbourhood Plan for Paddock Wood.
Serving on the Borough Council Planning Committee has put her into very close contact with the challenges to meet the need for future housing.
She has worked with KCC officers on the risks of flooding and recognise the urgent need for improved infrastructure including roads and front line services to support future growth.
She has professional qualifications in health as well as teaching and enjoyed a long career combining both in schools as well as further / higher education and universities. She qualified nurse and also hold honours and masters degrees.