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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: Anas Sarwar

Deputy Leader: Jackie Baillie

Co-operative Party/Socialist Societies: Ben Procter

Co-operative Party/Socialist Societies: Katherine Sangster

Westminster Parliamentary LG: Meta Ramsay

Westminster Parliamentary LG: Ian Murray

Scottish Parliamentary LG: Mark Griffin

Scottish Parliamentary LG: Claire Baker

Local Government: Maureen Devlin

Local Government: David Ross

Scottish Labour Women’s Committee:  Lorna Robertson

Scottish Labour Women’s Committee:  Monique McAdams

Trade Union – ASLEF: John McCue

Trade Union – CWU: Cathy Peattie (Treasurer)

Trade Union – GMB: Louise Nolan

Trade Union – GMB: TBC

Trade Union – Unison: Simon Macfarlane

Trade Union – Unison: Maggie Cook

Trade Union – Unite: Jackson Cullinane

Trade Union – Unite: Isabella Sutherland

Trade Union – USDAW: Karen Whitefield (Chair)

Trade Union – USDAW: Anne Will

Young Labour: Coll McCail

Young Labour: Lauren Harper

Central Scotland/Glasgow: Suzan King

Central Scotland/Glasgow: James McPhilemy

Lothians/South of Scotland: Scott Arthur

Lothians/South of Scotland: Sheila Gilmore

North East Scotland/Highlands & Islands: Lynn Thomson

North East Scotland/Highlands & Islands: Deena Tissera

West of Scotland/Mid Scotland & Fife: Johanna Baxter

West of Scotland/Mid Scotland & Fife: Cara Hilton

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