Chris Hogg



4 Valley Drive

Telephone Number: 07795 426615

E-Mail Address:

Appointed by: Cumbria County Council

Until: May 2021

First Appointed to the Authority: July 2017

Current Committee Membership: Park Strategy and Vision Committee, Resources Committee, Executive Performance Committee

Register of Member's Interests as of 26 February 2020 (pdf)

Background, particular interests and hobbies:

Chris is a Kendal based Councillor representing Cumbria County Council on the Authority.  He has also lived and worked in various places within the National Park.

Chris has a degree in history, politics and economics and a postgraduate diploma in marketing.  He also has Charted Institute of Marketing professional qualifications.

Chris first came to work in the Lake District over 25 years ago at the Wordsworth Trust and has since worked for the National Trust (Hill Top and Townend), Ambleside Museum, English Heritage (Brougham Castle) and run his own marketing consultancy business focussing on culture and heritage.

Chris is currently a member of Arts Council England North and Arts Council England Rural Networks.  He has been involved in numerous arts organisations and was previous Culture, Arts and Event Portfolio Holder at South Lakeland District Council together with being a former Mayor of Kendal.