North Northants Unitary Authority Candidate - Corby West / Deputy Leader of Corby Borough Council
Jean Addison moved to Corby 50 years ago from South London. During the years her five children were growing up she was a volunteer for several organisations most concerned with children and young people. Jean qualified as a nurse in 1998 and worked in acute medicine at Kettering General Hospital. In 2003 she was elected as a councillor to serve on Corby Borough Council and has held several positions with her proudest being Mayor in 2007. More recently she has been deputy leader of the council and chaired the committee overseeing bringing street scene and grounds maintenance back inhouse which has brought many benefits to the borough such as the wildflower projects and improvements to parks and open spaces.