Amaze and PaCC chosen as beneficiary charities by new mayor of Brighton & Hove
Introducing the new mayor of the city of Brighton & Hove!
Congratulations to Councillor Alexandra Phillips, the youngest ever mayor of Brighton & Hove, taking up the ceremonial chains at 33 years old.
Amaze and the Parent Carers Council PaCC are delighted to have been chosen as two of the beneficiary charities for her year in office until May 2020.
Alex is also currently the second longest serving Green party member for Brighton & Hove City Council, having first been elected at a by-election in July 2009. She has a passion for politics and has dedicated many years to forging links across communities.
She has lived in Brighton & Hove for the past 11 years and is married to fellow councillor Tom Druitt and they have a young son, born in 2017.
As Mayor, she plans to focus on children, young people and minority groups, to celebrate success and promote good causes across the city.