Stephen is retired. He was formerly a Director with accountancy firm, Grant Thornton. Previously Stephen was employed with the Audit Commission (for England) as a District Auditor (Avon, Gloucestershire and Wiltshire).
Stephen is a qualified accountant with over 30 years’ experience in the public sector covering housing, local government, health, community safety and criminal justice. Prior to working in the South West, Stephen worked in Greater Manchester, South Wales, Cornwall and Devon. Stephen was previously a Board Member of Eastern Valley Housing Association (now Melin HA).