Councillor Martin Spencer
Cllr Martin Spencer
Ashbourne Town Council
HOW LONG SERVED ON THE COUNCIL:
I joined Ashbourne Town Council in May 2015. During 2014/15 I was consort to my wife Sandra when she was Mayor.
Committees and Representative
- Community & Environment
- Town Council representative for Local Police and Safer Neighbourhood Team
- Town Council representative for Ashbourne 50+ Forum
BIT ABOUT YOURSELF IE: FAMILY, WORK, HOBBIES ETC:
I was born in Ashbourne, after leaving school I went to Derby Technical College where I studied electronic engineering.
In 1970 I moved to Staffordshire to work for several large electronic companies, where I gained my City & Guilds finals.
I have done several solo parachute jumps for charity and have run 20 full and half marathons.
COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT IE: SCHOOL GOVERNOR, OTHER COMMITTEE INVOLVEMENT:
In the past I was a member of Ashbourne Diving Club and for the past fifteen years I have been a member of Ashbourne Lions. I am currently President of Ashbourne Ex-Servicemen's Club.
WHAT YOU CAN DO TO IMPROVE THE COMMUNITY:
By employing the disciplines, I have learnt through many years of technical work and combining my practical ability , problem solving and enthusiasm and also my love of meeting people, I feel I can help the community to run more smoothly in many ways over the coming years.
96 The Green Road, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 1EY