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The Chairman of Adur District Council

About the Adur Chairman

2018-19 - Chairman of Adur District Council - Cllr Joss Loader

The Chairman of Adur District Council is Councillor Joss Loader.

Joss Loader is the Independent councillor for Shoreham Beach (Marine ward) and Chair of Shoreham Beach Residents' Association (SBRA).

She edits SBRA's 40-page magazine 'Beach News', which is delivered to all residents on the Beach.

Professionally, Joss is a fully qualified journalist, who worked for a variety of regional titles, including the Evening Argus and as news editor for the Shoreham and Worthing Heralds. She currently works as a freelance journalist and PR consultant, and also teaches English as a Foreign Language.

Joss, who lives on Shoreham Beach with her son and Archie the dog, has a passion for effective communication and is a firm advocate of robust and meaningful community engagement.

She has held Communications' senior management roles for a number organisations, including local government, the NHS, charities, a national museum and Shoreham Power Station during its construction.

She is also a former governor of Shoreham Beach Primary School and Fishersgate First School - helping to lead the campaign which saved the latter from closure.

See also: Cllr Joss Loader's webpage.

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Message from the Chairman

“In the Chairman's section of the website you can access my diary of official engagements for Adur District Council. You are also able to find out more about my chosen charities and appeals. I am very happy to attend and support all sorts of local events and organisations so please feel free to invite me to your event by completing the engagement booking form.”

“If you would like to ask me a question relating to the general business of the Council that is likely to be of interest to a wide number of residents or visitors to the area the you can use the Ask the Chairman a question facility.”

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