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Who’s on the SEC?

Find out more about the Scottish Executive Committee and its members.


The Scottish Executive Committee is the governing body of the Scottish Labour Party, overseeing the overall direction of the party and the policy-making process. It sets strategic objectives on an annual basis and meets regularly to review the work of the party.

Members of the SEC

The SEC is structured so as to represent all key stakeholders in the party.

Leader: Richard Leonard
Deputy Leader: Lesley Laird
Co-operative Party/Socialist Societies: Ian Miller (Treasurer)
Co-operative Party/Socialist Societies: Shonagh Munro
Westminster Parliamentary LG: Lesley Laird
Westminster Parliamentary LG: Ian Murray
Scottish Parliamentary LG: Mary Fee
Scottish Parliamentary LG: Monica Lennon
Local Government: Maureen Devlin
Local Government: David Ross
European Parliamentary LG: Catherine Stihler
Trade Union – ASLEF: Hugh Bradley
Trade Union – CWU: Cathy Peattie (Chair)
Trade Union – GMB: Cathy Murphy
Trade Union – GMB: Drew Smith
Trade Union – Unison: Dave Watson
Trade Union – Unison: Maggie Cook
Trade Union – Unite: Jackson Cullinane
Trade Union – Unite: Siobhan McCready
Trade Union – USDAW: Jacqueline Martin
Trade Union – USDAW: Karen Whitefield
Young Labour: Catherine Vallis
Young Labour: Meg Whitelaw
Central Scotland/Glasgow: Angela Feeney
Central Scotland/Glasgow: Stephen Low
Lothians/South of Scotland: Scott Arthur
Lothians/South of Scotland: Ann Henderson
North East Scotland/Highlands & Islands: Michael Marra
North East Scotland/Highlands & Islands: Linda Stewart
West of Scotland/Mid Scotland & Fife: Johanna Baxter
West of Scotland/Mid Scotland & Fife: Cara Hilton (Vice-Chair)

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