Cllr Roger Habgood (Monument)

Roger has been serving the community both as an elected Councillor and as a volunteer since the 19080’s. He has been a council leader elsewhere and since returning to his native Somerset has applied his experience in leadership roles here as well.

Roger has run small businesses, worked at senior level in very large businesses implementing change, improving performance and getting things done. He now wishes to put his wide expertise to good use in the new council especially to get things done.

In his spare time Roger is Chair of Trustees of a local charity, he is an AONB volunteer ranger as well as being an active member of the Vineyard Church.

He is excited at the prospect of being of service to Monument ward residents and to the new council.

Rogers family links in the Taunton area go back four generations.  Roger is married with four children.

See Also

Cllr Catherine Herbert (Vivary)

Catherine has been ward councillor for Killams & Mountfields since 2007. She has worked with the local residents association to resist development on the Vivary green wedge and is currently active in the A358 campaign to protect her ward.

Cllr Vivienne Stock-Williams (Wellington South)

Vivienne worked professionally in both medical and business research before moving to the South West with her husband and son in 1999. Since then, she has worked in the voluntary and business sectors, becoming Town Councillor for Wellington West in 2003 and Town Mayor 2012-13.