Deputy Leader, Wigan Council
Councillor Cunliffe has held the portfolio for health and adult social care at Wigan Council since 2008. He has been the political lead and driver of the Deal for Adult Social Care and Health and is Joint Chair of the Wigan Health and Wellbeing Board. Keith is a Member Peer at the Local Government Association providing peer review, mentoring, and workshops to a number of Local Authorities. He is also the national Vice-Chair of the Industrial Communities Alliance. He was a mental health nurse for 40 years and managed a number of mental health services.