Marion was born in Maidstone at the West Kent hospital, Maidstone and has lived here all her life.
After attending local schools Marion married Richard in 1979, having known him since they were children. Marion and Richard have two children, Graham and Stacey and also two grandchildren who they see frequently.
Marion worked for Kent County Council for over 20 years and also Kent Police. Marion has a long and distinguished record working within the public sector.Marion is a passionate and committed person with a huge interest in areas of deprivation, homelessness and giving the best support possible to those who need it most.
Marion was first elected to Maidstone Borough Council in 2003 for Shepway North and has held various cabinet posts as well as being the Chairman of the Communities, Housing and Environment committee for two years.
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Throughout her Mayoral year the Mayor, Councillor Marion Ring, will raise money from donations, events and raffles which will go into a community charity fund. The fund will be distributed at the end of her Mayoral year to smaller charities and community groups to help with their particular project/needs. The Mayor feels this will help a wider number of bodies who may not otherwise receive help.
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