The Partnership Board is our principal decision-making body. It is made up of a mix of democratically elected representatives from local authorities in the south east as well representatives from business groups, protected landscapes and national delivery partners.
Board meetings are held quarterly and are open to the public. For future meeting dates or to download or view agendas, minutes and reports, please click the link below.
Chair: Cllr Keith Glazier
Keith chairs our Partnership Board and has been leader of East Sussex County Council since 2013 and a councillor since 1997. Employment, business, regeneration and infrastructure have always been among his political priorities and he previously ran his own heating and plumbing business. He also represents East Sussex on the South East Local Enterprise Partnership.
Deputy Chair: Cllr Rob Humby
Rob has been Leader of Hampshire County Council since 2022 and a cabinet member and councillor for many years before then.
Cllr Trevor Muten Brighton & Hove City Council
Chair for Transport & Sustainability Committee
Cllr Jason BrockBerkshire Local Transport Body
Leader of Reading Borough Council
Cllr Phil JordanIsle of Wight Council
Cabinet Member for Infrastructure and Transport
Cllr David RobeyKent County Council
Deputy Cabinet Member for Highways and Transportation
Cllr Vince MapleMedway Council
Cllr Gerald Vernon-JacksonPortsmouth City Council
Cabinet Member for Transportation
Cllr Eamonn KeoghSouthampton City Council
Cabinet Member for Environment and Transport
Cllr Matt FurnissSurrey County Council
Cabinet Member for Transport and Infrastructure
Cllr Joy DennisWest Sussex County Council
Cabinet Member for Highways and Transport
Geoff FrenchTransport Forum
Daniel RuizLEP representative
Enterprise M3 LEP
Vince LucasLEP representative
South East LEP
Cllr Dr Beccy CooperDistrict & borough authorities representative
Leader, Worthing BC
Cllr Matt BoughtonDistrict & borough authorities representative
Leader, Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council
Tim BurrProtected landscapes representative
South Downs National Park Authority
Ellie BurrowsNetwork Rail
Managing Director, Southern Region
Richard LeonardNational Highways
Network Planning Director
Heather PreenTransport for London
Head of Local Communities and Partnerships
NOTE: Network Rail, National Highways and Transport for London attend the Partnership Board as non-voting members.