New chief executive announced

Sally Marshall, newly appointed Chief ExecutiveWe are pleased to announce that the post of Chief Executive has been offered to Sally Marshall, currently our Finance and Governance Corporate Director.

Cllr Andrew Williams, Leader of the Council said “All on the appointments panel (made up of Councillors and advised by an external consultant) were impressed with Sally's interview and her commitment to Dacorum." 

Sally, who will be taking on the role in October said,  "I'm honoured to accept the role of Chief Executive for Dacorum Borough Council in these challenging times for Local Government.  I am looking forward to continuing to work with our Councillors, staff, partners and the local community to bring about the Council's ambitions to support local people and businesses so that our borough can thrive."

Sally, our first female Chief Executive, was appointed as part of an internal recruitment among our Corporate Directors. Her appointment will be ratified by the full Council at their meeting on Wednesday 15 May.