Dr. Keith Vernon - Chairman
Keith is a retired Dental Practitioner and Associate Lecturer at the University of Manchester School of Dentistry.
He has been a Parish Councillor for 6 years, during which time he has taken a particular interest in planning matters and liaison with other village organisations such as the Village Hall. He is part of the Hill Ridware Speedwatch team, having originally been its Coordinator, and is dedicated to keeping our village as safe, well represented and well supported as possible.
He is a member of the Staffordshire Parish Councils Association Executive.
He also holds a 'Yacht Master Offshore Certificate' and has owned and skippered a 42ft motor cruiser based in Portugal for many years.
Walking, choral singing, Barber Shop group, and the Marchington Singers occupy a lot of his leisure time. He also entertains in retirement and care homes and organises concerts at local venues.
Keith is the proud father of two 'grown up' children and the proud grandfather of eight grandchildren, three of whom are triplets..