The purpose of the PSB is to improve the economic, social, environmental and cultural well-being of Cardiff by strengthening joint working across the city’s public services.


The members of the Cardiff PSB are as follows:

  • Cllr Huw Thomas (Chair), Leader of Cardiff Council
  • Paul Orders, Chief Executive, Cardiff Council
  • Maria Battle, Chair of Cardiff and Vale University Health Board
  • Len Richards, Chief Executive, Cardiff and Vale University Health Board
  • Huw Jakeway, Chief Fire Officer, South Wales Fire and Rescue
  • Gareth O’Shea, Executive Director for Operations Natural Resources Wales.
  • Sheila Hendrickson-Brown, Chief Executive, C3SC
  • Jo Salway, Head of Cabinet Office, Welsh Government
  • Peter Vaughan, Chief Constable of South Wales Police
  • Mark Brace, Assistant Police and Crime Commissioner
  • Hannah Williams, Wales National Probation Service
  • Victoria Harris, Head of Local Delivery Unit, Community Rehabilitation Company

As required by the Well-being of Future Generations Act, PSBs have a duty to carry out a local well-being assessment and to produce a local well-being plan setting out well-being objectives that will contribute to achieving the Welsh Government’s 7 well-being goals.

More information on the 7 goals and the Well-being of Future Generations (Wales) Act 2015 can be found here.

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