Councillor Lee Cowen
Councillor for Mash Barn ward, Adur District Council
Lee is the leader of the Labour group and leader of the opposition on Adur District Council.
He is married and a father of twins. He’s lived in Lancing for 11 years. He’s a member of the Prospect union. Lee works as a programmer in the computer game industry and has worked on BAFTA award winning games.
Lee has worked hard to represent Mash Barn and Lancing at Adur District Council, bringing forward Labour values and building up a personal trust with residents. He ran a campaign against the impact of the New Monks Farm development and fundraised to install two automated external defribrillators in the ward
He seeks to help constituents become better informed about their local council’s obligations towards them and ensure the Conservative administration is held to account on the basis of their duties under the Localism Act, their Equality Duties and their constituted obligations as set out in their Code of Conduct. Lee said: “I will work hard to promote and advance the root values of the Labour Party and strive to discharge my duties consistent with those values”.