Graham Warke was co-opted as a DUP Councillor on to Derry City & Strabane District Council in 2015, Graham was elected to represent the Faughan area of Derry and Strabane District Council and topped the poll when he was re-elected in 2019.
Graham was Chair of the Derry & Strabane Local Action Group (LAG) and currently sits on the Health and Communities and Business and Culture Committees. Graham also sits on the Bonfire Committee, VISIT Derry, City Centre Initiative and PCSP.
Graham served in the Royal Irish Regiment for a number of years before working as a youth worker in the Cathedral Youth Club in the Fountain estate
Graham’s partner Tracy, will be taking the role of Mayoress. Graham has two children Katelyn and Ollie. Graham enjoys spending time with his family and travelling extensively.