Senior Council Members
The Leader and Deputy Leader
The Leader has overall political control of the Council, although many key decisions are delegated to other senior councillors (lead members). A full description of the role of the Leader of the Council is detailed in the East Sussex County Council Constitution. The Deputy Leader assists the Leader with these duties. The Leader is elected for a 4-year term by the Council at the first meeting following an election.
- The Leader of the Council is Cllr Keith Glazier.
- The Deputy Leader of the Council is Cllr Nick Bennett