Baroness Barker

Elizabeth Barker

Elizabeth Barker


Liberal Democrat

Address as

Baroness Barker

Contact details


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 2955


Lords career

Liberal Democrat Spokesperson for: Pensions 2000-02, Social Services 2000-04, Health 2004-10

Party groups

Union of Liberal Students: Member 1979-83, Chair 1982-83; Member: Liberal Party National Executive 1982-83, Liberal Assembly Committee 1984-97, Federal Policy Committee 1997-2003; Chair, Liberal Democrat Federal Conference Committee 1997-2004; Member: The Future of Social Services Policy Working Group, Freedom and Fairness for Women Policy Working Group, Working Group – An Age of Opportunity, It's About Freedom – Liberal Democracy Policy Working Group, Liberal Democrat Federal Executive 2004; Chair, Policy Working Group on: Poverty and Inequality 2006-07, The Future of the Voluntary Sector 2010-11

Councils, public bodies

Vice-President, Local Government Association 2010-12

Political interests

Health, social services, ageing, civil liberties

Countries of interest


Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baroness Barker, of Anagach in Highland 1999

Register of Interests

2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Self-employed Management Consultant, trading names: Third Sector Business; Barker and Woodard Consulting (strategic advice to charities, local authorities and companies engaged in charitable activities)

10: Non-financial interests (a)

Head of Business Development, (charity)