Mike McGaun

Mike is a a successful businessman with interests in property, leisure and security. He is a former British Army career soldier and officer and since leaving the forces has served his local community as a Parish Councillor and as an elected County Councillor on Durham County Council.

In addition to assisting businesses to win major clients and key accounts, he also instructs on security courses specialising in conflict management and physical intervention. Mike holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) and a Level 7 Diploma in Management and Strategic Management and Leadership. He also recently completed a Level 3 mental health first aid course. 

Mike has served as a Governor at several schools in County Durham and is passionate about life-long learning and believes that everyone should be given the opportunity to ‘achieve’.

On a personal level, Mike lives with his wife, Alison and has two daughters, Charlotte and Hannah.