Baroness Sherlock

Baroness Sherlock is a Labour Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 5 July 2010. Her full title is The Baroness Sherlock OBE, and her given name is Maeve Christina Mary Sherlock. She currently undertakes the roles of Shadow Spokesperson (Work and Pensions), and Opposition Senior Whip (Lords).

Experience

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

Non political

British Refugee Council
Chief Executive
2003 - 2006
National Council for One Parent Families
Chief Executive
1997 - 2000
UKCOSA
Director
1991 - 1997
National Union of Students
President
1988 - 1990

Political

Riots Communities and Victims Panel
Member
2011 - 2012
HM Treasury
Member of the Councilof Economic Advisers (full-time role advising Chancellor)
2000 - 2003

Public life

Riots Communities and Victims Panel
Member
2011 - 2012
Chapel Street (charitable group)
Chair
2010 -
Financial Ombudsman Service
Non-Executive Director (& Senior Independent Director)
2008 -
Child Maintenance & Enforcement Commission
Non-Executive Director
2008 - 2010
St John's College, Durham University
Council Member
2008 -
Equality and Human Rights commission
Commissioner
2007 - 2010
St Chad's College, Durham University
Honorary Fellow
2006 -