We have an expert ‚Äėin-house‚Äô training team which develops and delivers all our training courses. Every member of the team has excellent political and feminist knowledge, experience and skill which they are committed to sharing with Labour women.

Our team includes; 

  • Abena Oppong-Asare MP,¬†Chair of Labour Women‚Äôs Network, Labour¬†MP¬†for Erith and Thamesmead¬†and¬†is the Shadow Exchequer Secretary to the Treasury,
  • Nan Sloane,¬†Labour¬†Women‚Äôs Network lead training co-ordinator, former Regional Director in Yorkshire & the Humber, experienced worldwide political¬†trainer and author of The Women in the Room: Labour‚Äôs Forgotten History,¬†¬†
  • Rt. Hon Jacqui Smith, former MP for Redditch and the UK‚Äôs first female Home Secretary from 2007-9, political commentator and Strictly star,
  • Kiran Mahil, Assistant¬†Head Teacher of a Secondary School, Jo Cox Women in Leadership graduate and former National Women and Equalities officer of the Labour Party,
  • Claire Reynolds,¬†LWN Director, former Councillor, European candidate and Downing Street adviser,
  • Councillor Katherine Dunne,¬†Cabinet Member for Communities and Climate Emergency, London Borough of Hounslow,
  • Councillor Anntoinette Bramble,¬†Deputy Leader of the LGA, Deputy Mayor of Hackney and Cabinet member for Education, Young People & Children‚Äôs Social Care,
  • Councillor Dr Erica Lewis,¬†Labour Group Leader of Lancaster City Council and County Council in Lancashire and on the LGA Board,
  • Councillor¬†Kelly¬†Grehan, Shadow Member for Adult Social Care, Kent County Council, MP's staffer, Fabian Women's Network Exec and LGA Labour Women's Taskforce member,
  • Councillor Alice MacDonald,¬†Councillor for Newington in Southwark and Cabinet Member for Equalities, Neighbourhoods¬†and Leisure and Director at Project Everyone working at The Global Goals,¬†
  • Ashley Dalton,¬†Labour Parliamentary Candidate 2017-19 for Rochford and Southend East,¬†Jo Cox Women in Leadership graduate,
  • Liz McInnes,¬†former MP for¬†Heywood and Middleton¬†from 2014 to 2019, Liz served as both¬†Shadow¬†Communities and Local Government¬†Minister and Shadow¬†Foreign Office¬†Minister,
  • Sheri-Ann Bhim,¬†former National Secretary of Labour Students, works in public relations as an account manager for Thorncliffe, and runs an Etsy shop, BrandyBPapier, selling political and feminist cards and gifts,
  • Councillor Eleanor Southwood MBE,¬†Lead Member for Housing & Welfare Reform on Brent Council and former Chair of¬†the Royal National Institute for Blind People, and
  • Jo Murray,¬†Strategic Communications Advisor at Lady Margaret Hall college, Oxford, runs a successful mentoring scheme enabling students from deprived backgrounds to access Oxbridge education, former Guardian journalist, and former Head of Press and Broadcasting for the Labour Party under the last Labour government.