Chairman of the County Council
Councillor Yvonne Woodhead
Born and raised in Blidworth, Yvonne was first elected to Nottinghamshire County Council in June 2000 and represents the Blidworth division including Rainworth and Haywood Oaks.
Yvonne is a Blidworth Parish Councillor and has been a Newark and Sherwood District Councillor since 1995, representing the Blidworth ward.
Her public service experience includes roles as Vice-Chairman of Nottinghamshire County Council’s Adult Social Care Committee. She is a current Member of the Adult Social Care and Health, Personnel and Planning and Licensing Committees. Yvonne is also a member of the Economic Development and Planning Committees at Newark and Sherwood District Council.
Yvonne is a great advocate for young people and supports local sports clubs. Yvonne has supported a number of voluntary organisations for many years.