Deputy Minister for Social
Key interests and
political priorities are driving greater numbers of decent jobs, opportunities
and inward investment to North East Wales, alongside ensuring the health of
local communities and services.
has particular policy interests in: employment; economy; infrastructure;
equalities; education; young people; equalities; housing; social care and
is a proud North Walian who is from Connah’s Quay, went to school at St Richard
Gwyn in Flint and now lives in Mold. After leaving school, Hannah studied at De
Montfort University in Leicester and has since worked throughout Flintshire,
Wales and the UK.
being elected to the National Assembly for Wales on 5th May 2016, Hannah worked
for the Unite trade union for the best part of decade. In the last few years,
Hannah has headed up policy and political work for the union in Wales, leading
on a range of successful campaigns including: action on blacklisting; greater
justice for victims of asbestos related diseases; protection for rural workers
in Wales; and a living wage for NHS Wales employees.
to this, Hannah worked for a small charity and has also worked for a Flintshire
MP and in the Flintshire hospitality sector.
has been active in the labour movement and democratic politics in Wales for a
number of years and looks forward to building on this involvement as an
Assembly Member. Hannah is a former chair of LGBT Labour and was active in the
campaign for equal marriage.
of Interests – Fifth Senedd (PDF, 3.25MB)