Cllr Kerry Boyd

Young Conservatives Officer

Kerry was appointed as Vice Chairman in April 2016 and oversees the Conservative Future membership at NTCA. Kerry was born and bred in Thanet and currently lives in Garlinge.

She has recently graduated with degree in Education Studies with Business Studies from Canterbury Christ Church University.

In March 2014 she was appointed as Youth Commissioner for the Office of the Kent Police and Crime Commissioner. Prior to this she worked in a secondary school's PE Department and is a former chairman of Garlinge Residents' association. 

Kerry is passionate about young people's issues, education and community engagement and currently works for a Kent based young people's charity helping young people get into employment or training. She has also worked on the National Citizen Service programme.

Kerry is a frequent tweeter (@KerryJaneBoyd) and in her spare time she enjoys running with her local running club.

Interesting Fact: Kerry was a London 2012 Olympic Torchbearer.


If you would like to know more about the NTCA's Conservative Future branch please contact Kerry on the following:



Phone: 07837850937


KCC success for NTCA candidates

The Kent County Council Elections were a great success for Conservative candidates across the county. NTCAs candidates did both the association and the party proud, here is a brief summary of their achievement. 


Cllr Alan Marsh

See Also

Cllr Reece Pugh


Councillor Reece Pugh was elected as a District Councillor to represent the Thanet Villages in January 2017. Born and raised in Thanet, Reece has a fondness for the Villages and their unique, thriving communities. Growing up in a business driven family, Reece is keen to promote economic regeneration for the local area paired with a strong entrepreneurial spirit within the community. A Graduate of the University of Kent, Reece works for a Member of Parliament in Westminster, dealing with local casework and coordinating campaigns. 

Cllr George Kup

Deputy Chairman

Cllr George Lawrence Kup was appointed as Deputy Chairman for Membership at NTCA in 2018 and Deputy Chairman- Political in 2019. George has been working hard to make sure that the Conservatives are the party that represents everyone. He hosts his own radio show, where he debates and spreads awareness of the work that the Conservative government has achieved. Please click on George Lawrence Kup's name to find out more and how to contact him.

Mrs Joy Nock


Mrs Joy Nock, President of NTCA and former Lady Mayoress of Canterbury and wife of the late leader of Canterbury City Council Jim Nock OBE, is the Deputy Chairman of North Thanet Conservative Association with responsibility for fundraising in Herne Bay. In this capacity Joy helps to arrange a wide variety of fundraising activities across the Herne Bay Area with the aim of raising vital fund to help us continue our campaigning and other work.

David Breaden

Honary Treasurer

David currently serves as Treasurer on the NTCA Committee. He is a lifelong member of the Conservatives having joined Harrow Weald Young Conservatives in 1964. Since moving to Kent in 1970, David has served in various senior officer positions at Conservative Associations in Faversham and Dover. He also served as a Faversham Town Councillor, 1984-1988. Upon moving to Herne Bay in 1989 he has served as Hon. Treasurer for NTCA from 1998 to 2003 and in 2009. He has been reappointed as Hon. Treasurer at every AGM since March 2013.