Councillor Chris Dowling is Active Sussex’s Community Sport Champion.
In this voluntary role, Councillor Dowling helps to raise the profile of the work of Active Sussex through his network of key decision makers and influencers.
He also champions sport, as well as the advocating the value of community sport in Sussex to local government, community and business stakeholders.
An East Sussex County Council Cabinet member, Councillor Dowling is an active member of the Uckfield and East Sussex Chambers of Commerce, and local councillor for Framfield & Horam in East Sussex.
Outside of work, he gets involved with a variety of sporting activity: he is a keen supporter of Brighton & Hove Albion FC and a member of Sussex County Cricket Club.