Thomas, JohnThe Leader of the Vale of Glamorgan Council
The Leader is the political head of the Council and also the Leader of the majority political group.
The Leader remains in office until the political balance of the Council changes
The Leader's primary role is to steer the policies of the ruling Group through the Council.
The Leader appoints the Deputy Leader and the Executive Cabinet at the Annual Meeting. With them, the Leader agrees the Council's Forward Plan which sets out when decisions are to be made by Cabinet.