In May 2021, the PCC appointed the West Midlands’ first Victims’ Commissioner.
Cllr Nicky Brennan
Nicky Brennan is the first Victims’ Commissioner for the West Midlands and the first Victims’ Commissioner in the country to be appointed by a PCC.
In her role, she amplifies the voice of victims and works with partners to consistently improve responses to victims.
Nicky has spent most of her career in the charity sector, supporting women fleeing domestic abuse, in the criminal justice system or at risk of homelessness. She also heads up the award winning charity Baby Aid Birmingham which supports struggling families across Birmingham. Her work in this area won her the Volunteer Hero Award in the 2021 Outstanding Citizen Awards.
Nicky is a councillor for Birmingham City Council, representing the Sparkhill ward. She has been the council’s domestic abuse adviser since she was first elected in 2018.
She lives in Birmingham with her three daughters and her 2 cats Kylo and Freddie.
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