The Electoral Commission

The independent body which oversees elections and regulates political finance in the UK

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Joan Walley

Joan Walley

Commissioner

Term: 1 November 2018 to 31 October 2022

Joan Walley started her political career in London and was elected Member of Parliament for Stoke on Trent from 1987 to 2015.

During her time in office she acted as Shadow Spokesperson for Transport and Shadow Spokesperson for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.

In 2015 Joan became Chair of the Aldersgate Group. She is also a Non-Executive Director to the NHS Combined Healthcare Trust.

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