Brendan Cleere joined Taunton Deane Borough Council in 1994. He has undertaken a number of roles starting in environmental management, moving into community development followed by several corporate policy and management roles, before becoming a director at TDBC in 2007.
In his director role in the joint management team, Brendan is responsible for leading both Councils’ challenging ambitions for growth and development.
Key priorities include the Hinkley Point nuclear new build and the delivery of Taunton’s growth and regeneration plans. Brendan has overall responsibility for the planning and economic development services.
Leadership of overarching growth and economic prosperity agenda for both Councils, including the proposed Hinkley Point development and the regeneration of Taunton
Maximising inward investment and business retention
Maximising planned housing delivery
Protecting quality and sustainability of development
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: £80,000 spot salary
Tel No: 01823 356350
Tim Burton, Assistant Director - Planning & Environment
Ian Timms, Assistant Director - Business Development
Andrew Goodchild, Assistant Director - Energy Infrastructure