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Claire Spencer

Senior Policy Adviser - Public Services & Inclusive Growth - West Midlands Combined Authority

Claire is a committed localist who combines a passion for empowering communities of place and interest to make change with a commitment to creating the conditions for collaboration to thrive. She is currently working with the West Midlands Combined Authority as a senior policy adviser within the Public Service Reform team, focused on shaping and delivering the region’s inclusive growth agenda, which sees public services and economic activity directed towards the same social and environmental missions. She has worked across the public, private and third sectors, founded a community renewables co-operative, and has also held public office as a councillor in Birmingham.