Councillor Izzi Seccombe OBE


Cllr Izzi Seccombe became the first female Leader of Warwickshire County Council in May 2013. Izzi first came to County politics in 2001 and has held two Portfolio roles. Firstly of Children, Young People and Families from 2005-2010, where she brought together the combined services of Education and Children’s Services, and as Adult Social Care Portfolio Holder between 2010-2013.

Izzi was previously Chairman of the LGA’s Community Wellbeing Board from 2014 to 2018 and, following this, was elected LGA Deputy Chairman in July 2018. She was subsequently elected as Conservative Group Leader and LGA Vice-Chairman in July 2019.