Chief Executive Officer

Nicola Beach, joined in May 2018, is the Chief Executive of Suffolk County Council's paid staff and sets our aims and manages its performance.

NICOLA BEACH SCC PHOTOAs the Chief Executive, Nicola is responsible for managing the daily operations of the council on behalf of Suffolk’s 75 councillors to deliver our priorities which are:

  • inclusive growth
  • health, care and wellbeing
  • efficient and effective public services

Our Chief Executive is committed to ensuring the very best for the people of Suffolk and as the organisation continues to rise to the financial challenge, ensures that local people, businesses and communities have the opportunity to influence any proposed service or policy changes.