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Alison McGovern – Chair
Alison became chair of Progress in October 2015. She has been member of parliament for Wirral South since May 2010.
In the 2010 parliament she acted as parliamentary private secretary to Gordon Brown, was a member of the opposition whips’ office and served as a shadow minister for international development before becoming Labour’s shadow minister for children and families in 2014. In May 2015 she joined the shadow Treasury team as shadow economic secretary to the Treasury (shadow City minister) and held this position until September 2015. She has also served on the international development select committee.
Richard Angell – Director
Progress director @RichardAngell was on Sky News this lunchtime talking to Owen Jones about *that* Brexit vote in Parliament, and what the Labour leadership can do to really oppose a Tory hard Brexit.
Watch now 👇 pic.twitter.com/QIuC4q0hSK
— Progress (@ProgressOnline) August 31, 2018
Stephanie Lloyd – Deputy director
Progress deputy director @stephanielloyd1 was on BBC Breakfast this morning talking about Frank Field, Labour’s antisemitism crisis and what the leadership can do right now to solve these problems.
Watch now ⬇️⬇️ pic.twitter.com/PCydOD1mK7
— Progress (@ProgressOnline) September 1, 2018
Matt Zarb gets schooled. pic.twitter.com/ppiuOnjc4O
— Ben (@Jamin2g) September 24, 2018
Conor Pope – Deputy editor