Baroness Barker

Elizabeth Barker

Elizabeth Barker

Party

Liberal Democrat

Address as

Baroness Barker

Contact details

Westminster

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 2955
barkere@parliament.uk

Biography

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

India

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, seethedifference.org (charity)