Councillor James Pearson joined Parliament Street in 2016. James grew up in Altrincham and went to Knutsford High School. He has been involved in local government for over 10 years and previously served two terms as a local councillor.
He served for over 10 years as a school governor and was elected as a Governor of Wythenshawe Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.
James is an Officer in the Army Reserves and has served in Afghanistan and Cyprus. In a professional capacity James works as a Project Manager in the Defence Industry.
He is married to Elizabeth and they have two children.