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Patrick Melia

Board Member
Occupation: Chief Executive, North Tyneside Council
Patrick is the local authority’s chief executive working with North Tyneside’s Elected Mayor. He joined in 2013 and was previously a corporate director at South Tyneside Council. His career began in local government finance and he has a CIPFA qualification and an MBA from Durham University Business School. He currently chairs the North East Combined Authority (NECA) Chief Executive’s Group.