Cllr Roodhouse is a long-serving Councillor on Warwickshire County Council and Rugby Borough Council.
He is the Group Leader of the Liberal democrats Warwickshire County & Rugby Borough. He has held various positions, Chairman Health Scrutiny Warwickshire, Chaired the Warwickshire Local Involvement Network (LINK) and he is presently a Director of Warwickshire Healthwatch. Cllr Roodhouse is grounded in the community; working at all levels with Age UK, Local Partnerships (Social Prescribing), Care Quality Commission.
He holds a special interest in the health and wellbeing and the dignity in care agenda.