Baroness Henig

Baroness Henig is a Labour Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 15 June 2004. Her full title is The Baroness Henig CBE, and her given name is Ruth Beatrice Henig. She is Deputy Speaker (Lords), and Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lords).

Experience

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

Non political

Lancaster University
Dean of Arts and Humanities
1997 - 2000
Lancaster University
Head of History Department
1995 - 1997
Lancaster University
Lecturer and Senior Lecturer
1968 - 2002

Political

European Committee of the Regions, representing the North-West of England
Alternate Member
1998 - 2005
Lancashire Police Authority
Chair
1995 - 2005
Lancashire County Council
County Councillor
1981 - 2005

Public life

Security Industry Authority
Chair
2007 - 2013
Storey Creative Industries Centre Board, Lancaster
Chair
2006 - 2011
Lancaster Crime and Disorder Reduction Partnership
Chair
1999 - 2007
Association of Police Authorities
Chair
1997 - 2005
Board of Duke's Playhouse, Lancaster
Chair
1987 - 1995
Central Lancaster High School Governing Body
Chair
1987 - 1995
Lancaster Bench
Magistrate
1984 - 2005
Lancaster Adult College
Chair
1981 - 1991