Cllr Karen Harrison elected Mayor for St. Anne’s on the Sea
At the Annual Meeting of the Town Council on 10th May 2022 Cllr Karen Harrison was appointed by her fellow councillors as the Mayor of St. Anne’s for the next 12 months. Joining Karen as Deputy Mayor will be Cllr Cheryl Little.
Cllr Harrison joined the Town Council in 2019 and over the past 12 months has served as Deputy Chairman of Council, Deputy Chair of Policy & Resources and Chair of the Council’s Community and Neighbourhood (CAN) Group.
Karen has been instrumental in moving the Council forward in several areas especially with colleagues on the CAN Group which oversaw last year’s September Spectacular, and in the coming months will oversee delivery of Sounds in the Square concerts, the Jubilee celebrations, the August Music Festival, the Christmas Lights Switch-On and Community Litter Picks.
In accepting the Chains of Office at the meeting Cllr Harrison paid tribute to the outgoing Chairman and thanked him for all his work for the Council and the town over the past 12 months.
Cllr Harrison plans to fundraise during her mayoral year and is currently liaising with the Deputy Mayor to agree which local charity they will be looking to support. Pictures below show Cllr Karen Harrison the new Mayor and a photo of the Mayor and Deputy Mayor together wearing their chains of Office.