Graham Harris was born in Gloucester, Brought up in rural Kent and moved to Amersham in 1977 and has lived in Amersham for the last 34 years
Graham Harris qualified as a chartered surveyor and set up his own practice in Watford in 1985 he retired from the practice in 2007 and has remained a consultant with the practice.
He has been married to Jill for 30 years and both of their children attended local grammar schools.
Graham Harris was until recently chairman of Chesham and Amersham Conservative Association. During his time as chairman he has led a campaign against the present proposals for HS2. Whilst not opposing High Speed rail he has pointed out that the present proposals do not meet the objectives set out in the coalition agreement .