David was elected President of the Association in March 2020 at the end of his three-year term as Chairman of the Association. David is a surgeon by training and originally from the West of Scotland. He got to know Reigate and Banstead well having worked for a well-known pharmaceutical company
Having been a councillor from 2012 until stepping down in 2019, I am continuing my involvement locally as Deputy Chairman of the Association, leading the local political strategy and supporting our excellent elected representatives and election candidates.
Having served in the roles of Deputy Chairman Political and President in the past, Ben was delighted to be elected Chairman of the association in 2020. He has lived in Redhill for 18 years with his family and is a Consultant Physician and Chief of Medicine at East Surrey Hospital.
"Having had a keen interest in Conservative politics since the age of 17, and through 3 different careers, I am delighted that I can now support our fantastic teams and membership through Reigate and Banstead Conservative Association."