Councillor Sharon Taylor
Councillor Sharon Taylor OBE is Leader of Stevenage Borough Council, a position she has held since 2006. She is Deputy Chair of the Local Government Association and is Deputy Leader of the Local Government Association Labour Group (since 2008).
She is also a member of Hertfordshire County Council and was Leader of Hertfordshire County Council Labour Group from 2009 to 2014.
Councillor Taylor was born and brought up in Stevenage and was elected to Stevenage Borough Council for the first time in 1997. Cllr Taylor joins Hertfordshire LEP Board as District Council Representative for the A1(M) Growth Area.
She is a mother of three and has three grandchildren.