Liam Preece

Liam Preece

Board Member Liam Preece

Liam has been a councillor for Sandwell since 2012, representing Charlemont with Grove Vale ward.

Passionate about his community, the 24-year-old is currently leading a Beat the Burglars campaign, aimed at reducing crime in his native West Bromwich. He is aiming to make real changes by improving the street lighting, bringing in better alarm systems and setting up a Neighbourhood Watch group. This ties in with his passion for local policing.

Councillor Preece also previously served for two years as Vice Chair of the Sandwell Crime and Disorder Scrutiny Board, working with other councillors and the police to improve safety in the borough.

Liam works in the health service for Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust,co-ordinating data for the organisation.

He was also the chair of the Community First scheme in his ward, working directly with the people of his area to prioritise and tackle local issues.