Vanessa has lived in Great Missenden since 2010 and in the local area for almost 30 years. An experienced Chartered Accountant, Vanessa currently works in London and, like many local residents, commutes regularly from Great Missenden station.
As a Great Missenden Parish Councillor and member of the Great Missenden Village Association, Vanessa has a distinguished record of successful service to the local community. Having seen her husband, District Councillor Peter Martin, represent the interests of Little Chalfont, Vanessa is passionate about conserving our Area of Outstanding National Beauty and preserving local historical buildings. Her lifetime memberships of the National Trust and Royal Horticultural Society reflect Vanessa’s interest in - and concern for - the history, heritage and natural environment.