Andy Jeffery

Town Clerk

Telephone: 01483 523575

The Town Clerk is the Godalming Town Council’s chief officer, contact him about anything regarding Godalming Town Council.

Rita Tong

Support Services Officer and Responsible Finance Officer

Telephone: 01483 523228

  • Responsible for the Statutory Financial Duties as Responsible Finance Officer
  • To Provide Advice to Members on Financial Strategy and Policy
  • Production and Budgets, Annual Report and Annual Return
  • Monitoring of Budgets
  • Queries on Invoices
  • Overdue Accounts
  • Copies of Annual Accounts
  • Management of the Support Services provision for the Town Council

Lynne Purnell

Support Services Executive

Telephone: 01483 523575

  • General Enquiries
  • Reception Service
  • Support Services to the Mayor
  • Management of the Mayor’s Diary
  • Civic Event Management and Protocol Adviser
  • Administration of Applications for High Street Bollard Swipe Cards
  • Provision of Administrative Support for the Town Council Functions
  • Burial Records and Issuing of Deeds of Grant
  • Website Administration and Development

Suzie Gortler

Community Services & Communications Officer

Telephone: 01483 523075

  • Development and Delivery of Community Initiatives
  • Safeguarding Officer
  • Community Projects
  • Staycation
  • Town Centre Festivals
  • Ancestral Tourism
  • Marketing of Council Facilities
  • Management of the Town Council’s Communications Strategy
  • Markets and Pop-Ups


Facilities Supervisor

Telephone: 01483 523112

  • Booking the Wilfrid Noyce Centre, Broadwater Park Community Centre and The Pepperpot
  • Eashing and Nightingale Cemeteries
  • Supervision of Contractors
  • Community Venues – Maintenance
  • Allotments
  • Banner Sites Bookings
  • Management of the Public Toilet Facilities in Farncombe and Godalming


Grounds Maintenance Operative

Maintenance of the Town Council’s public spaces and the Joint Burial Committee’s cemeteries.


Buildings Maintenance Operative

Maintenance of the Town Council’s and Joint Burial Committee’s buildings.

Andrew Redfern

Weekend Caretaker

Responsible for the weekend caretaking duties at the Wilfrid Noyce Centre

Peter Harris


This is an honorary role, the duties of which are to accompany the Mayor on Civic occasions.

Alison Pattison

Godalming Museum – Curator

Telephone: 01483 426510

The Curator works with the Godalming Museum Trust to deliver a museum service for Godalming and the surrounding villages and has a particular responsibility for care of and access to the museum collections.

Angela Terelak

Godalming Museum – Volunteer Co-ordinator

Telephone: 01483 426510

Angela works part time and is responsible for:

  • Recruitment and training of museum volunteers
  • Managing rota of volunteers
  • Supporting museum volunteers to carry out their role safely and effectively