Councillors & Clerk

The Community Councillors are unpaid and give up their time voluntarily. When we have the full complement of members, there are ten councillors. Eight members represent the Trefriw ward and two represent the Llanrhychwyn ward. Their names and contact details are listed on the village notice boards and below.  Register of members’ financial and other interests.

Cllr Jem Powell Davies : (Trefriw Ward)

Cllr Jem Powell Davies

(Trefriw Ward)

Rosehill, Trefriw

01492 640315

Jem moved from Essex to Trefriw in 2018 with her family. She enjoys being in the mountains and particularly loves climbing, hiking and mountain biking.

Cllr Jasmine Kelly : (Trefriw Ward)

Cllr Jasmine Kelly

(Trefriw Ward)

Crafnant House, Trefriw.

01492 640809

Jasmine moved to Trefriw with her husband in 2017 to pursue their dream of running a B&B following careers in the civil service. She also volunteers for Conwy Library Service.

Cllr Mike Lees : (Trefriw Ward)

Cllr Mike Lees

(Trefriw Ward)

11 Gwydyr View, Trefriw, LL27 0RZ

07866 733373

Mike moved to Trefriw from Gallifrey in 2015. He is a flood warden for Trefriw Ward, chair of the Dyffryn branch of the Aberconwy Constituency Labour Party, and founder of the Trefriw Drips swimming club.
Cllr Mervyn Jehu : (Trefriw Ward)

Cllr Mervyn Jehu

(Trefriw Ward)

Gorphwysfa, Trefriw, LL27 0JU

01492 640108

Mervyn is well known to all the dog walkers in the village.  He enjoys the practical jobs that come with being a councillor.


Cllr Lindsey Porter : (Trefriw Ward)

Cllr Lindsey Porter

(Trefriw Ward)

Bryn Dyffryn, Trefriw, LL27 0JU

01492 642451

Lindsey moved to Trefriw from Lancaster in 2015 and is one of Trefriw's flood wardens. Mae hi'n dysgu Cymraeg efo Cwrs Wlpan.
Cllr Dean Sandham : Chair (Trefriw Ward)

Cllr Dean Sandham

Chair (Trefriw Ward)

Berth, Gower Road, Trefriw, LL270RZ


Dean is well-known in the community, and enjoys meeting up with people -- especially for a good quiz! His previous experience makes him good at listening and helping people with issues.

Cllr Lucy Williams : Vice Chair (Trefriw Ward)

Cllr Lucy Williams

Vice Chair (Trefriw Ward)

Ty Llywelyn, Trefriw LL27 0JH

01492 643576

Lucy moved to Trefriw from Llandudno Junction in 2016. She is a trustee of the Higgins Trust.

Sandra Jehu : Clerk

Sandra Jehu


Gorphwysfa, Trefriw, LL27 0JU

Sandra moved to the village 15 years ago.  Prior to becoming clerk at the end of last year she worked in the voluntary sector.

01492 640108
Vacancies :


We currently have five vacant seats on the council.  To better represent the community Council needs a fill these vacancies.   Could you fill one?  Find out how to become a community councillor.