The Baroness Humphreys of Llanrwst
|Liberal Democrat Spokesperson for Wales|
20 June 2017 - 21 August 2019
|Jane Dodds & Kirsty Williams|
|Member of the House of Lords|
18 September 2013
|Member of the Welsh Assembly|
for North Wales
6 May 1999 - 22 March 2001
|Political party||Liberal Democrats|
Humphreys is also a former President of the Welsh Liberal Democrats and was a Member of the Welsh Assembly for the North Wales regional constituency from 1999 to 2001. She has also been the Liberal Democrat spokesperson for Wales since 2015.
Before winning election to the National Assembly for Wales in 1999 she was a teacher and Head of Vocational Education in a Welsh Medium School in her home county of Conwy. She resigned on 22 March 2001 due to ill health and was succeeded by fellow Liberal Democrat Eleanor Burnham as Assembly Member for North Wales.
In November 2007 she was elected President of the party, defeating Bob Barton and John Last. She went on to serve two terms as party president, including one term as honorary president of the Welsh Young Liberals.
In August 2013 she was appointed a working peer, but she has said that she favours Lords Reform. She was created a life peer on 18 September 2013 taking the title Baroness Humphreys of Llanrwst in the County of Conwy, and made a point of taking the oath in her native Welsh instead of the traditional English.
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| President of the Welsh Liberal Democrats
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