Labour People

Tina Funnell

Tina Funnell

Councillor - Heworth

  • I was born in Yorkshire with a Dutch mother and a very Yorkshire Dad. My mum is 93, and i have a son and daughter who both live in Hertfordshire and two granddaughters.
  • I have served on several committees of the Council, including Planning and was a member of the North Yorks and York Fire and Rescue Service. I have been a Governor at Burnholme Community College and Chairman of St Nicholas Fields. Currently I serve on the Licensing and Gambling Committee, Education Appeals, Corporate Parenting Board and SACRE. I am a member of the Bell Farm Social Hall Management Committee, and Chair the management committee at Tang Hall Community Centre. I Chair the Health Overview and Scrutiny Committee and represent CYC on the Joint Health OSC for Yorkshire on the review of children's heart surgery at the LGI. I chair the Derwenthorpe Environment Sub Group, and regularly attend all the Residents Forums in Heworth.
  • In a personal capacity I am a Trustee of York CVS and a lay member of the General Pharmaceutical Council. I am actively involved in a number of health and social care initiatives in the City and work with a variety of voluntary sector organisations.
  • I am a Hull University graduate in Social Administration and have spent most of my working life in the voluntary sector as Chief Executive of two national patient charities. I have also been a lay member of the Nursing and Midwifery Council and the National Clinical Assessment Authority. I was the patient member of the Richard Neale Inquiry and have worked as a patient consultant with a range of NHS organisations as well as national voluntary sector organisations.
  • I am a member of the Socialist Health Association and continue to campaign on health issues. I have a keen interest in the environment, gardening and my allotment. I belong to the Minster Community Walking Group, enjoy travelling, and spending time with family and friends

Blog

Read more about our work on the Heworth Labour Councillors blog.

Contact Tina Funnell

If you would like you contact Tina Funnell then please use this
email link: cllr.cfunnell@york.gov.uk