Hampshire Police and Crime Panel

Member Profile - Councillor John Kennett

Hart District Council

Cllr John Kennett

John Kennett waselected to Hart District Council in 2008 and was its Chairman in 2011-12. After University, he was a business manager in multi-national corporations and moved to America in 1984 where he lived under elected police officials (Sheriffs!), first on the east coast and then in California.

While there, he acquired dual US/UK citizenship and set up a small company which he sold on returning to England in 2000. John is now Cabinet Member for Community Safety and Licensing at Hart District Council. He and Harriet have two children and five grand children and live in a Hampshire village, where he plays an active part in community life.