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.
Reece is a strong communicator and passionate about local issues, always maintaining a positive outlook in any situation. A strong advocate for local decision making, Reece believes that the voices of local people must always be heard.