Chief executive ‘on a period of leave’ as pay investigation begins

By Paul Marinko | 09 October 2019

Surrey Heath BC has revealed chief executive Karen Whelan is ‘on a period of leave’ as an investigation looks into an ‘additional duties allowance’ awarded to her.

In a statement posted on their website, the council said: ‘Surrey Heath Borough Council is aware of speculation on social media that the chief executive, Karen Whelan, has been suspended.

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