People

Lucy Allan MP

Lucy was elected as the Member of Parliament for Telford at the 2015 General Election, after having been a Councillor in the London Borough of Wandsworth from 2006-12. As a councillor, Allan became chairman of a Safer Neighbourhoods Panel, and now sits on the Education Committee. Lucy founded Family First Group, a lobby group which campaigns to reduce the number of children in state care, for improvements to the UK child protection system and support for families affected by it. 

Baroness Anne Jenkin of Kennington

Baroness Anne Jenkin of Kennington

Co-Chair & Co-FounderAnne co-founded Women2Win along with Theresa May MP in 2005. Anne was created a life peer in January 2011 and has continued to work tirelessly to promote women in Paliament and public life. Anne is currently co-chair of Women2Win and has been instramental in heading the campaign for greater representation in Parliament.

Heidi Allen MP

Heidi Allen MP

Heidi was elected to Parliament in 2015, representing South Cambridgeshire. Originally from Notton, Yorkshire, Heidi has years of business experience in a variety of industries, both in the public and private sectors. For the last six years, Heidi had been the managing director of her family’s manufacturing business. She now sits on the Work and Pensions Committee. 

Gillian Keegan, Director

Gillian Keegan

DirectorGillian has been involved with Women2Win since 2014, initially as a Parliamentary Candidate, and has served as Director since June 2015. Gillian has held a number of senior executive positions in the Technology, Banking and Automotive sectors before embarking upon a political career in 2014.

Caroline Ansell MP

Caroline Ansell MP

Caroline was elected as the Member for Eastbourne in 2015, winning the seat from the Liberal Democrats. Caroline is a former teacher and school inspector, in the sector for 15 years. A Conservative activist for many years, she was also a Meads Councillor on Eastbourne Borough Council. She sits on the Environmental Audit Committee. 

Victoria Atkins MP

Victoria Atkins MP

Victoria is the MP for Louth and Horncastle, elected in the 2015 General Election with an unprecedented majority of 14,997, more than 50% of the vote. She read law at Cambridge University and became a criminal barrister, specialising in prosecuting serious organised crime. She is one of only 30 advocates in England and Wales appointed to the Attorney General’s Regulatory Panel and the Serious Fraud Office’s List of specialist fraud prosecutors. Before her election to the House in May Victoria stood as the Police and Crime Commissioner for Gloucestershire in 2012.

Mark Garnier MP

Mark Garnier MP

Co-ChairMark Garnier was elected to serve the constituency of Wyre Forest in 2010. In the 2015 General Election Mark held Wyre Forest increasing his majority from around 2,500 votes to nearly 13,000.

Harriett Baldwin MP

Harriett Baldwin MP

Harriett was elected as the Member of Parliament for West Worcestershire in May 2010, where she has lived since 2006. She served as a member of the Work and Pensions Select Committee and in September 2012 she was promoted to become Parliamentary Private Secretary to Mark Hoban MP who is Minister for Employment in the Department of Work and Pensions.

Nicola Blackwood MP

Nicola Blackwood MP

Nicola Blackwood was elected to Parliament in 2010 as the MP for Oxford West & Abingdon. In late 2010, Blackwood was elected to serve on the Home Affairs Select Committee, which is responsible for examining the expenditure, administration and policy of the Home Office and its associated public bodies for parliament.

Victoria Borwick MP

Victoria Borwick MP

Victoria was elected in 2015 as the Member of Parliament for Kensington – she has lived in Kensington all her life.   Before the election, Victoria was Boris Johnson’s Deputy Mayor of London, a Kensington and Chelsea Councillor, as well as a school governor in North Kensington for over 20 years. She currently sits on the Science and Technology Committee (Commons).