Newcastle Council

Our Candidates and Our Plans for Newcastle

Dr John Mackenzie

John Mackenzie

Ward 1

Dr Mackenzie is a social scientist and policy consultant with fifteen years’ experience in academic, government and consulting roles. Over this time, he has worked around the country on policy initiatives that bring communities together to find solutions to complex, divisive and intractable natural resource management problems read more…

Aesha Awan

Aesha Awan

Ward 4

Aesha Awan is studying Law at Newcastle University. She believes the destruction of rail and lack of planning and green spaces in Newcastle are linked to a failure to talk to communities about decisions that will affect them. read more…