Shadow Minister for Civil Society
In October 2013 Lisa was appointed Shadow Minister for Civil Society with responsibility for charities, co-ops and mutuals, lobbying and supporting the Shadow Minister for the Cabinet Office on public bodies. She was elected as the Member of Parliament for Wigan in May 2010. Lisa also chairs the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on International Corporate Responsibility and was Treasurer of the APPG on Youth Affairs from 2011-13. Before entering Parliament she worked for national children’s charity The Children’s Society.