Michael Bracey was appointed Chief Executive of Milton Keynes Council in October 2018. Michael was previously Corporate Director – People, where he was responsible for all children’s services and adult social services, including educational improvement, children in care, fostering and adoption, adult safeguarding, mental health services, and much more. He joined MKC in 2009. He qualified as a youth worker in 1995 and has extensive local authority experience. Michael has also worked within the voluntary sector, for NHS and Ofsted and spent time on secondment to government. He has extensive non-executive director experience, having served on the trustee boards of two national charities.