Lieutenancy Office

The Chief Executive of the Isle of Wight Council is, ex officio, The Clerk to the Lieutenancy .

The Deputy Clerk to the Lieutenancy, Mrs Gillian Phenix, manages the day-to-day work of the Lord-Lieutenant and the Lieutenancy Office. This includes answering enquiries on all issues concerning the Lieutenancy, such as:

Arranging Royal visits and attendance at Garden Parties; organising medal and award ceremonies; co-ordinating participation in civic, voluntary and social activity within the Lieutenancy; and liaising with Military and ex-Service organisations.

Support for this office is provided by:

Mrs Andrea Sheridan – Lieutenancy Assistant
Mr Steve Williams – Lord-Lieutenant’s chauffeur
Mr Michael Dunkason – Official photographer for the Lieutenancy – email: dunkason.photo@btinternet.com