Updated: 23 May 2018
Councillor Catherine Elattar has been a local Councillor since 2011 when she was elected to Magherafelt District Council. She held the position of Chair in 2013 and Vice-Chair in 2012 and was also its representative on the Housing Council.
Councillor Elattar was elected to the new Mid Ulster District Council in May 2014 and is a member of the Development Committee and the Policy & Resources Committee.
She has a keen interest in community development and engagement and is Chairperson of Ballinascreen Community Association. Previously employed in community education, Councillor Elattar is now a midwife, working for the Northern Health and Social Care Trust.