Immediate Past President
Anneliese is a chartered town planner with nearly 30 years
experience in local government. She started her planning career in London Borough of Hillingdon and returned to her
native North East around 20 years ago. With a background in policy, development management and
projects Anneliese currently works as the Service Director covering planning,
transport, regulation and climate change at Gateshead Council. Outside of work
Anneliese enjoys cycling and running.