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SEEC staff


SEEC employs a small secretariat, in line with our commitment to members to keep costs and bureaucracy to a minimum.

SEEC also hosts a specialist migration post that is fully funded by the Home Office to manage the South East Strategic Partnership for Migration (SESPM). This post incurs no costs for SEEC members.

Contact details for SEEC and SESPM staff are below:

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    Heather Bolton


    Tel: 020 8541 7553 or 07966 865525


    Heather is the lead officer for the SEEC team, taking responsibility for overall management and governance, as well as leading on specific policy issues, public affairs & communications.
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    Nick Woolfenden

    Head of Policy Co-ordination

    Tel: 020 8541 8740 or 07713 089469


    Nick's role is to co-ordinate views from SEEC members on key policy issues affecting South East local authorities.
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    Roy Millard

    Migration Partnership Manager (Home Office funded)

    Tel: 07881 521092


    Roy's role is to manage the South East Strategic Partnership for Migration (SESPM). His role is fully funded by the Home Office.
  • Hayley Austin

    Admin & policy support (SEEC & SESL)

    020 8541 7555


    Hayley provides admin and logistical support for South East England Councils and South East Strategic Leaders, with her costs shared between the two organisations.