Alison Johnston is an IT professional with more than 20 years experience working for FTSE100 companies. Having been Chairman and Vice Chairman of Romsey Extra Parish council for a number of years, she was elected to Test Valley Borough Council in May 2011. Alison also contributes to a number of charitable and community service organisations, with a focus on elderly care and provision.
She is pleased to be involved in this new initiative and has a particular interest in the distinct challenges of rural policing, combating anti-social behaviour and ensuring that the budget process is transparent. Alison believes that the Police and Crime Panel provides a very real opportunity to influence local outcomes.
Alison lives with her husband Ian, with their children having flown the nest to university and beyond.