Humphrey David Sneyd Scott-Moncrieff DL
High Sheriff of Staffordshire 2017-2018
On Monday 10th April 2017, Humphrey David Sneyd Scott-Moncrieff was sworn in as High Sheriff of Staffordshire at Stafford Crown Court in the presence of His Honour, Judge Michael Chambers QC, Recorder of Stafford. As is the custom, outgoing High Sheriff Colonel David Leigh was also in attendance together with friends and family.
The appointment marks the start of a year-long service to Queen and County to support the Judiciary, the Police and all matters relating to law and order and to keeping Staffordshire safe.
Commenting on his appointment, Humphrey said: “I feel extremely honoured and privileged to serve my County as High Sheriff. I will endeavour to fulfill the role to the best of my ability in the hope to fill the footsteps of my distinguished predecessors.”
“My aim over the year ahead is to raise public awareness of volunteer groups across the whole of Staffordshire and do all I can to support the many hard working people that keep these groups going. As a Staffordshire Moorlands man I will also strive to promote the area in which I am proud to live.”