Candidates Committee, 2021-2022
The Candidates Committee exercises the Region's powers and duties under the Party Constitution in relation to the approval and selection of candidates for parliamentary and other major elections. You can find out more about the responsibilities of the candidates committee in the East of England Liberal Democrats constitution [PDF].
The Candidates Committee comprises:
- the Chair of the Candidates Committee, elected by Liberal Democrat members in the East of England
- two members, who have contested Westminster or European elections in the last ten years, elected by Liberal Democrat members in the East of England
- two further members elected by Liberal Democrat members in the East of England
- three members appointed by the Regional Executive.
- Jo Hayes
Members who have contested Westminster or European elections
- James Sandbach
Elected by Liberal Democrat members
- Linda Jack
- Jon Whitehouse
Appointed by the Regional Executive
- Tumi Hawkins
If you are interested in joining the committee please contact firstname.lastname@example.org