Baroness Whitaker

Baroness Whitaker is a Labour Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 3 November 1999. Her full title is The Baroness Whitaker, and her given name is Janet Alison Whitaker.

Experience

Find out about the experience of Baroness Whitaker outside of Parliament.

Non political

Friends Provident Committee of Reference
Consultant
1999 - 2008
Independent Television Commission
Deputy Chair
1999 - 2003
Commission for Racial Equality (Commonwealth Secretariat)
Consultant
1996 - 1998
Employment Department Group
1974 - 1996
Andre Deutsch LTD
Commissioning Editor
1961 - 1968

Public life

Newhaven Coastal Communities Team
President
2019 -
Newhaven Coastal Communities Team
Chair
2017 - 2019
Newhaven Historical Society
President
2015 -
Advisory Council for the Education of Romany and other Travellers
President
2014 -
Department for Education‘s Stakeholder Group for Gypsy, Traveller and Roma education
Chair
2014 -
Friends, Families and Travellers
President
2013 -
Royal Institute of British Architects
Honorary Fellow
2013 -
South Downs Society
President
2012 - 2016
Working Men's College Corporation
Fellow
2010 -
UNICEF UK
Trustee
2003 - 2009
Working Men's College Corporation
Chair
1998 - 2001
Tavistock and Portman NHS Trust
Member
1997 - 2001
Employment Tribunals
Member
1995 - 2001
Inner London Commission
Magistrate
1984 - 2001