Cllr Vanessa Brown
Vanessa was brought up in Hove and has lived here for most of her life. She cares passionately about the area and has been a councillor since 1995. She is married and has three grown up sons all of whom were educated locally. Vanessa used to be a primary school teacher until she stopped to concentrate on her Council commitments.
Over the years she has been connected with many community groups and associations. She is part of the Local Action Team for Stanford Ward with the police and local residents. She is Chairman of the GoldstoneValley Residents Association and Acting Chair of Creating Futures.