Joan Walley

Non-Executive Director

Brief Biography

Joan was MP for Stoke-on-Trent North for 28 years, stepping down in 2015.

During her term in office, she was Shadow Transport and Shadow Environment Minister and Chair of the Environmental Audit Select Committee for five years.

She is currently Chair of the Aldersgate Group, an alliance of leaders from business, politics and civil society that drives action for a sustainable economy, as well as Chair of Burslem Regeneration Trust.

Joan has been a member of the Labour Party for 41 years.