Who we are

The Well-being of Future Generations Act sets out who must and should be involved in the Public Services Board (PSB).

The Act sets out that the PSB must include (statutory members):

The local authorities;

The Local Health Board for an area any part of which falls within the local authority area;

The Welsh Fire and Rescue Authority for an area any part of which falls within the local authority area;

The Natural Resources body for Wales

In addition, each PSB must also invite the following people to participate on the Board who become ‘invited participants’ if they accept:

Welsh Ministers;

the Chief Constable for a police area, any part of which falls within the local authority area;

the Police and Crime Commissioner for a police area;

certain Probation Services;

at least one body representing relevant voluntary organisations

The organisations that make up Cwm Taf Public Services Board are:

Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board

Emrys Elias - Chair

Paul Mears - Chief Executive


Pauline Richards, Chair

Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council

Cllr Geraint Thomas – Council Leader - 

Ellis Cooper - Chief Executive

National Probation Service

Emma Richards - Local Delivery Unit Head, South Wales 2

Natural Resources Wales (NRW)

Mike Evans - Head of Operations, South Wales Central

Public Health Wales

Kelechi Nnoaham - Director Public Health, Cwm Taf University Health Board

Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council

Cllr Andrew Morgan – Council Leader

Paul Mee – Chief Executive

South Wales Fire and Rescue Service

Huw Jakeway – Chief Fire Officer

South Wales Police

Stephen Jones - Chief Superintendent

Jeremy Vaughan – Chief Constable, South Wales Police

South Wales Police and Crime Commissioner

Mark Brace – Assistant Police & Crime Commissioner- Chair of Cwm Taf PSB

Voluntary Action Merthyr Tydfil (VAMT)

Suzanne Davies

Welsh Government

Alyson Francis 

Cwm Taf Morgannwg Regional Partnership Board

Cllr Jane Gebbie – Chair of Board

For more information about the Cwm Taf Public Services Board please contact:


Mrs Lisa Toghill,

PSB Support Officer,

Cwm Taf PSB


Email: lisa.toghill@rctcbc.gov.uk

Last Updated: 19/12/2022 09:13:46