Roger Symonds

Roger Symonds is a member of the Independent Remuneration Panel for Wales

Roger Symonds is a former teacher of Physical Education and a primary school teacher. He served on Bath and North East Somerset Council for 24 years, and was Cabinet member for Environment, Economic Development and Transport and Deputy Leader of the Council.  

Mr Symonds was also elected to the Local Government Association’s Boards from 2000 until 2015. He was a consultant with the Improvement and Development Agency. 

He worked as a political officer for the Association of Liberal Democrat Councillors from 2005 to 2008 and was mayor of Bath in 2004/5.