John was first elected to represent the Northland area in May 2011, which includes the residential areas of Ballymagroarty, Hazelbank, Creggan Road, Crevagh, Foyle Springs, Pennyburn, Rosemount, Springtown, Strand, Fountain, Foyle Road, Diamond and Derry City Centre.
During this council term, John has sat on Derry City Council’s Development, Financial Services, Audit and Staffing committees respectively, and sat on a number of local enterprise bodies, including the management board of Derry Visitor and Convention Bureau, the Outer West Renewal Partnership, Rosemount Resources Centre.
Before entering politics, John worked in media production and broadcasting.
Outside of politics, his main interests are Derry City Football Club, reading and the cinema.:: Back to People