Cabinet members and responsibility
Member Portfolio Key areas of responsibility
Norma Redfearn Elected Mayor

Overall Strategic Policy Direction
National and Regional Engagement
Leadership within the North of Tyne Combined Authority
Leadership of the North Tyneside Strategic Partnership
Law and Democracy

Councillor Bruce Pickard Deputy Mayor

Delivery and presentation of Strategic Policy Direction
Regeneration, Planning, Business and Economic Development
Digital and Customer Services
Human Resources
Delivery of the Efficiency Programme (including the Capita Partnership)
Delivery of the Investment Programme

Councillor Ray Glindon

Cabinet Member responsible for Finance and Resources

Assets and Property
Audit, Assurance and Risk
Commercials and Supply Chain
Delivery of the Efficiency Programme (including the Engie Partnership)
Delivery of the Investment Programme

Councillor Gary Bell Cabinet Member responsible for Adult Social Care

Adult Social Care and Safeguarding
Carers Champion
Older People’s Champion

Councillor Sarah Day Cabinet Member responsible for Culture, Sport and Leisure 

Culture and Tourism
Leisure and Sport
Cycling Champion

Councillor Margaret Hall Cabinet Member responsible for Public Health and Wellbeing

Health and Wellbeing
Joint Strategic Needs Assessment and Health and Wellbeing Strategy
Public Health 

Councillor Steve Cox Cabinet Member responsible for Housing 

Housing Strategy
Housing Management
Housing Investment
Affordable Homes Programme

Councillor Carl Johnson

Cabinet Member responsible for Environment and Transport

Environmental Sustainability
Environmental Services
Plastic Free North Tyneside
Transport and Infrastructure (including the Capita Partnership)
Air Quality

Councillor Carole Burdis 

Cabinet Member responsible for Community Safety and Engagement

Engagement and Communications
Community Safety and Tackling Anti-Social Behaviour
Customer Experience and Customer Journey (including Support to Members)
Public Protection (including Capita Partnership)
Emergency Planning and Business Continuity

Councillor Peter Earley

Cabinet Member responsible for Children, Young People and Learning 

Children, Young People and Learning
Employment and Skills