About the Mayor and Deputy Mayor The current Mayor is Councillor Margaret Thompson and the Deputy Mayor is Councillor Sushila Abraham. Learn more about them. Invite the Mayor to your event You can invite the Mayor to attend an event. We need to receive your invitation at least four weeks in advance of the event for consideration. The Mayor and her chosen charities The Mayor has announced that she will be supporting Kingston Centre for Independent Living (KCIL) and Oxygen during her mayoral year. See events the Mayor is attending Over the year the Mayor will attend a variety of charity events, civic functions and other engagements. Learn more about the Town Crier The honour of this ceremonial role has been bestowed upon Michael Seigel, a former headmaster and resident of the borough for over 33 years Nominate someone for the Mayor's Community Awards You can nominate someone for the Mayor's Community awards.