Louise Goldsmith

West Sussex County Councillor - Chichester

Louise Goldsmith has been Leader of West Sussex County Council since May 2010.

She has lived in West Sussex for more than 30 years, and she was first elected onto the County Council in 2001 representing the Chichester West division.

Louise worked in the finance and banking industry and for a time had her own business as an Independent Adviser. Her time is now taken up with County Council work.

Louise sits on several Boards. She is on the Local Government Association, a Board Member of the Coast to Capital Local Enterprise Partnership, and a Board Member of Chichester Harbour Conservancy.

She has two children who were educated locally in Chichester, now following their own careers, and she has a great interest in all local issues. Her interests outside of the County Council are the countryside and the environment, walking, gardening, reading, yoga, the theatre and opera. 


See Also

Pete Bradbury

West Sussex County Councillor - Cuckfield & Lucastes
Mid Sussex District Councillor - Cuckfield

Sujan Wickremaratchi

West Sussex County Councillor - Haywards Heath Town
Haywards Heath Town Councillor - Ashenground

Joy Dennis

West Sussex County Councillor - Hurstpierpoint & Bolney

Jacquie Russell

West Sussex County Councillor - East Grinstead South & Ashurst Wood

Andrew Lea

West Sussex County Councillor - Lindfield & High Weald

Stephen Hillier

West Sussex County Councillor - Haywards Heath East
Haywards Heath Town Councillor - Bentswood

Liz Bennet

West Sussex County Councillor - East Grinstead Meridian

Mid Sussex District Councillor - East Grinstead Ashplats

East Grinstead Town Councillor - Ashplats


Liz is married with two daughters, and enjoys singing and supporting local businesses.