Cllr Brooks has lived in Doddinghurst for more than 25 years and is passionate about its community and welfare. For the last three years she has been semi-retired having had her own business for many years previously. She is pleased to bring more than 30 years of commercial acumen, customer service and problem solving skills to the Parish Council. Her personal interests include collecting signatures of famous people. She is an integral part of the General Purposes Committee.