Chief executive appointment confirmed by council meeting

Dawn Baxendale
Birmingham City Council has ratified the appointment of Dawn Baxendale as chief executive. Baxendale, currently chief executive at Southampton City Council, had been named last week but needed to be approved by a full council meeting. She was appointed by a cross-party panel of elected members following an extensive selection process which involved meeting representatives of the partners of the city council, such as the statutory and voluntary sectors. Birmingham City Council leader Cllr Ian Ward said: "We had some very stron... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...