The States of Election met to elect a new Jurat of the Royal Court on Wednesday 24 March 2021.
Many congratulations to Heather Reed who was elected by a significant majority after two rounds of voting.
Heather moved to Guernsey in 1998 as a Consultant in Obstetrics and Gynaecology until her retirement in 2017. Her work encompassed care and support for victims of domestic and child abuse in Guernsey. For several years she served as a member of the Board of Directors of Guernsey’s Women’s Refuge.
She is currently a Member of the CareWatch Panel, a volunteer for Health Connections and training to serve on the Child, Youth and Community Tribunal, together with her charity work.
Read more about Jurat Reed in her Guernsey Press interview.
Jurat Reed was sworn in by the Royal Court on Wednesday 7 April 2021. The swearing-in ceremony, one of Guernsey’s great historical traditions, is described here.
Photo courtesy of the Guernsey Press.