Annex B: LGA Peer Challenge:  interviewees and Visit

In advance – exploring context

Via Teams/Zoom

Leader, City of York Council

Chief Operating Officer, City of York Council

Interim Director of Transitioning, Combined Authority

Director of Public Health, City of York Council

Corporate Director of Place, City of York Council

Director of Customer and Communities, City of York Council


City of York Council

Face to face in West Offices


Chief Operating Officer


Corporate Management Team

Lib Dem - Group Leader

Conservative - Group Leader


Public Health

Scrutiny Chairs

Corporate – Statutory Finance

Corporate – Statutory Governance

Corporate – Strategic HR

Corporate – Policy and Council Plan

Corporate – Climate Change

Corporate – Heads of Service Group 1

Corporate – Heads of Service Group 2

Corporate – G10-11 Staff group 1

Corporate – G10-11 Staff group 2

Place Directorate

Children’s, Education, Adults, Safeguarding


York - city partners


Face to Face in West Offices – no council officer involvement

Interim Director of Transition - Combined Authority

Place Director – Integrated Care System / Place board

Chief Executive - North Yorkshire Council

Inclusive Global / Equalities

Economic/business representatives: BID, Chamber, FSB, High Street Forum, Hospitality Association York, Avivia, Indie York, National Railway Museum

Partners: CVS, Universities, Hospital, North Yorkshire Police, York Schools Academy Board, York Civic Trust, Joseph Rowntree Foundation, Nimbuscare,

Teckals / Other : Make It York, GLL, Explore

Mazars, external auditors



York Community Stadium tour of community facilities