The PCC’s TeamJohn Campion’s team is made up of Police and Crime Commissioner John Campion, Deputy PCC Tracey Onslow and staff in the following departments.
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Chief Executive and Monitoring Officer: Andy Champness
It is Andy’s responsibility to lead John Campion’s office and it’s function. He ensures that the Commissioners work is delivered as effectively and efficiently as possible, and is compliant with all the necessary laws and regulations. His post is a statutory requirement by law.
Assistant Chief Executive: Gareth Boulton
Gareth deputises for and supports the Chief Executive in ensuring key PCC functions are delivered effectively, efficiently, and in line with statutory requirements.
Strategic Estates Manager: Chris O’Hara
Chris oversees West Mercia’s property assets on behalf of the West Mercia Police Crime Commissioner
PA to the Deputy PCC: Alison Rixom
PA to the Chief Executive, Assistant Chief Executive & Strategic Estate Manager: Rachael Thorold
PA to the PCC: Maria Willmott
The personal assistants manage John and Tracey’s public engagements as well correspondence with the public and partners.
Staff Officer: Sue Farrell and Liz Wydra
The staff officer is the liaison between West Mercia Police and John Campion’s Office. This role is a job share.
Commissioning Manager: Claire Richardson
Commissioning Officer: Becca Youings
Commissioning Assistant: Deb Rood
The commissioning team manages the budget along with finance and organise and oversee grants for a range of partners. They ensure that services are joined up, efficient and effective.
Senior Policy Manager: Jackie Irvin
Policy Officer: Natasha Noorbakhsh
Criminal Justice Policy Manager: Chris Jensen
Policy Assistant: Charity Pearce
Policy and Commissioning Intern: Ellie Giles
The policy team monitor performance within the force and ensure the police complaints procedure is adhered to.
Communications and Engagement
Senior Communications and Engagement Officer: Lizi Platts
Engagement Officer: Michelle Morgan (Temporary Maternity Cover)
Engagement Intern: Matt Knight
The Communications and Engagement team manage John Campion’s relationship with communities through online engagement, social media and relationships with the local media. They also coordinate Community Ambassadors, who represent John across the West Mercia force area.
Treasurer: Elizabeth Hall
Finance Manager: Simon Morom
Finance Officer: Beth Witts
The finance team manages the budget along with commissioning and organise and oversee grants for a range of partners. They ensure that services are joined up, efficient and effective.