Mike McKinley - Chairman

Michael McKinley

Address:

Galesyke
Wasdale
CA20 1ET

Telephone number: 01946 726267

E-mail address: michaelmckinley@lakedistrict.gov.uk

Appointed by: Secretary of State (Parish Council)

Until: 31 May 2019

First appointed to the Authority: June 2007

Current Committee membership: Development Control CommitteeExecutive Performance Committee, Resources Committee

Currently holds position of: Chairman of the Authority

Background, particular interests and hobbies:

Mike was born in Hertfordshire near Rickmansworth, and educated at Rickmansworth Grammar School.  He went on to gain a history degree at Birmingham University. He moved to the Lake District in 1965 and has lived in Wasdale since 1982.

Mike ran his own retail business in Gosforth for 17 years and was formerly Divisional Sales and Marketing Director at Albright and Wilson in Whitehaven.

Mike's interests include gardening, sport and history.

Register of Member's Interests as of 14 October 2014 (pdf)