Councillor Joanna Midgeley 1973

Joanna Midgeley

Deputy Chair and Executive Member for Adult Health and Well-being

Joanna joined the board in May 2021 and is Deputy Leader of the council with responsibility for Health and Care. She is committed to tackling health inequalities and achieving the best possible health outcomes for the people of Manchester. Joanna is also co-chair of the Manchester Local Care Organisation and holds a variety of other roles including Chair of the Manchester Suicide Prevention Partnership, trustee of Chorlton and Didsbury Foodbank, Chair of Barlow Moor Community Association and school governor at Chorlton Park Primary.

A recent dog owner, Joanna enjoys going on dog walks, watching Sheffield United when she gets the time and relaxing with her family.