"I am an Engineer, businessman, children’s author, former councillor and soldier, and West Sussex community volunteer.
"As a Conservative activist for over 25 years, I was a Councillor for Bournemouth Unitary Authority sitting on the Overview and Scrutiny Committees for 'Economy and Tourism', Community' and 'Corporate'.
"Working closely with my fellow Ward Councillors I used my real-world experiences to help our local residents with issues they faced.
"I also helped our Cabinet Members and Officers effectively and efficiently run Bournemouth Borough Council .
"If you have any questions, feel free to get in touch with me."