Meet our team / Claire Ward

Claire Ward


Partner in the projects team

My role

I support local authorities nationwide and act as an important sounding board for council monitoring officers, chief executives and other senior officers on governance issues.

My experience

I have extensive local government expertise having been monitoring officer and director of governance and legal services at Herefordshire Council, where I also served as acting deputy chief executive. Prior to taking up post in Herefordshire, I worked for Cumbria County Council, after qualifying as a solicitor.

My specialisms

  • Governance