CWO Structure

Executive Committee

The CWO's Executive Committee has representation from all 12 Regions of the United Kingdom and co-opted members who bring special expertise and links with other parts of the Conservative Party. This Executive Committee has an Annual General meeting and meets three times a year. 

The CWO works very closely with the Minister for Women and the Vice Chairman for Women (when applicable).

Our Regional Team:

Chairman

Tiz Baskerville

 

National Officers:

President, CWO:

Pauline Lucas 

Chairman, CWO:

Katy Bourne 

Deputy Chairman (Finance), CWO:

Margaret Bird

 

The CWO invites women who have made a major contribution to the organisation at national level to become Vice Presidents. 

Honorary Vice Presidents:

Fiona Hodgson CBE 

Pamela Parker 

The Rt Hon Baroness Anelay of St Johns DBE 

The Baroness Byford DBE 

The Baroness Seccombe DBE 

The Baroness Wilcox 

Marney Swan OBE 

Sally Ridley-Day OBE 

Caroline Abel Smith OBE 

Betty Rodrigues OBE 

Jackie Jenkin-Jones OBE 

Lynne Elson OBE

 

 

Regional Chairmen:

East Midlands:

Amanda Solloway

Eastern:

Tiz Baskerville

Northern Ireland:

Dorothy Dunlop 

London:

Sally Roberts 

Yorkshire:

Caroline Gardner 

North East:

Sylvia Leigh

North West:

Anne Humphreys

Scotland:

Diana Mackenzie

South West:

Vera Milverton

Southern:

Julie Iles

Wales:

Angela Jones-Evans BLib(Hons) PGCED PhD MCLIP

West Midlands:

Barbara McCracken

 

Each Region is divided up into Areas or Counties, each with an Area or County Chairman and each containing a number of constituencies, many of whom have Conservative Women's Constituency Committees (CWCCs) or affiliated lunchclubs. 

Co-Opted (CO) and Additional (AD) Members

MemberExpertiseType

 

Liz St Clair

Director of DevelopmentCO

 

Theodora Clarke

Director of CommunicationsCO

 

Sophie Stratton

Conservative Women's ForumCO

 

Claire Palmer

Special ProjectsAD

 

EUW

Lynne Faulkner, British Section Chairman, EUW

The Chairman of the British Section of the EUW is invited to sit on the Executive Committee of the CWO.