The Sheriff of Norwich for 2019-20 is Dr Marian Prinsley. She was formally elected at the colourful annual mayor-making ceremony in City Hall on Tuesday 21 May 2019.
Request the Sheriff's attendance
The Lord Mayor and Sheriff receive many invitations to events and functions – ranging from formal openings to school or hospital visits, fundraising events for their chosen civic charity and small community projects to official visits from other dignitaries – attending up to 500 throughout the year.
About Dr Marian Prinsley
Dr Marian Prinsley is an educational psychologist and past president of the Norwich Hebrew Congregation.
As part of this role, she helped raise funds to develop the Norwich Jewish Community Centre, enabling it to be used by the wider population, and the many thousands of school children who visit the synagogue to learn about Judaism.
Marian is passionate about interfaith understanding and was part of the all-faith group which met with the Archbishop of Canterbury in 2018.
Marian and her husband Peter have happily raised and educated their three children in the city.