Meet the team

Meet the people who help run POS. 


Mike Kiely

Chair of the Board

Mike is a chartered town planner and MBA qualified manager with over 40 years’ experience in local government, most of that in London with 14 years at service head level and above.

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Rob Bristow


Robert is Director of Planning, Transport and Sustainability at London Borough of Lambeth.

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Peter Geraghty

Senior Vice President & Chair Development Management Network

Currently Executive Director at Hertsmere Borough Council.

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Karen Shaw

Junior Vice President

Karen Shaw is Local Plans Manager at Nottingham City Council

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Anneliese Hutchinson

Immediate Past President

Anneliese is a chartered town planner with nearly 30 years experience in local government

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Victoria Geoghegan

Board Member

Victoria is Assistant Director Planning & Building Control at the Royal Borough of Greenwich.

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David Evans

Chair POS Enterprises

David was Director of Environment for West Dorset and Weymouth and Portland District Councils and now works as a consultant.

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Steve Barton

Chair Spatial Planning Network

Steve Barton has over 35 years’ experience in local government and was born, raised and lived in West London all his life.

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Andrew Rutter

Chair Young POS Network

Andy Rutter is the Development Manager at Suffolk County Council

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Graham Jones


Graham is a Chartered Town Planner and former President of the Society.

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