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Jean has been a practising Town Planner for over 32 years with experience in both Local Government and in the private sector primarily within the South West of England.
Having spent the last few years in Kent Jean has returned to the region and is currently Head of Planning Development Management and Building Control at the new Dorset Council's Partnership comprising West Dorset, North Dorset and Weymouth and Portland Councils. Jean has a background in Development Management, Project Management and statistical analysis and has dealt with a wide range of major planning proposals throughout the years including those for residential development, new supermarkets, town centre regeneration and business parks. Whilst working in Policy she has been involved in moving forward local plans and allocations documents and in working with community groups on increasing their involvement in the planning system particularly through Community Plans in both Somerset and Kent and is author of the Community Led Planning Guide published by Kent Housing Group. Outside of work Jean enjoys the outdoors life having been a Scout leader for 17 years and was part of the UK Contingent attending the World Scout Jamboree in Japan in 2015