Howard Roberts

Ward: Dunsmore
Party: Conservative

Councillor Roberts’ term of office expires May 2021.

Councillor Howard Roberts represents Dunsmore Ward as a Conservative councillor. He is a member of Cabinet as the portfolio holder for Environment and Public Realm.


Howard was born in Rugby in 1963 and now lives in the heart of Dunchurch. His family have longstanding links with Rugby’s engineering industry (BTH & GEC) and the Welsh hill farming community.

He was educated at the University of Leicester where he graduated with an MBA. He spent the first 20 years of his career working in the financial services sector. After this business career, he moved into teaching and lecturing. At present, he is teaching Business Economics in Northamptonshire.

He is married to Deepah, a community mental health nurse working throughout Rugby.

He is a cricket fan following Warwickshire, a longstanding hobby fisherman and a keen supporter of the regional Air Ambulance.

He regularly attends all of the Parish Councils in the Ward, offering advice on council and planning matters where suitable.