People

William Blackett

Councillor for St Chad's Ward
Shadow Cabinet Member for Vibrant City (Communities and Culture)

I am Councillor for St Chad's Ward.

I was captain of the University of York team on the 2018/19 series of University Challenge.

Robert Oliver

Councillor for St Michael's Ward

I am a councillor for St Michael's Ward.

Helen Greener

Councillor for Barnes Ward
Shadow Cabinet Member for Healthy City (Health and Social Care)

I was elected to serve as the Councillor for Barnes Ward in 2019. I have lived in the area all of my life and I run a family business which is located within the ward.

I am the Shadow Cabinet Member for Healthy City.

Dominic McDonough

Councillor for St Chad's Ward

I was delighted to be elected as Conservative Councillor for the communities of Herrington, Farringdon and Lakeside Village in 2019. 

George Howe

Councillor for Fulwell Ward

I was elected as councillor for Fulwell in 1996 following my return from Saudi Arabia and Libya, where I worked as Project Engineer.

Jack Simm

Chairman of Sunderland Young Conservatives

I am the Chairman for the Sunderland Young Conservatives.

As a life long resident of Sunderland, I understand exactly what it is we as a city have to offer the country. I come from a family that has worked in industry and it is something I now do myself.

Richard Dunn

Candidate for Barnes Ward

My name is Richard Dunn and I currently work as a secondary lead teacher in a SEN school.

Michael Hartnack

Candidate for Fulwell Ward

I am a former senior police officer having served for thirty years in Northumbria, Cleveland and The Royal Ulster Constabulary.  A highlight of my policing career, was serving as Deputy Area Commander for Sunderland.