The Baroness Williams of Trafford
|Minister of State for Home Affairs|
17 July 2016
|Prime Minister|| Theresa May |
|Preceded by||The Lord Keen of Elie|
|Minister of State for Equalities|
9 January 2018 –13 February 2020
|Prime Minister|| Theresa May |
|Preceded by||Nick Gibb|
|Succeeded by||Kemi Badenoch|
|Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government|
11 May 2015 –17 July 2016
|Prime Minister||David Cameron|
|Preceded by||The Lord Ahmed of Wimbledon|
|Succeeded by||Marcus Jones|
| Baroness-in-waiting |
8 April 2014 –11 May 2015
|Prime Minister||David Cameron|
|Preceded by||The Earl Attlee|
|Succeeded by||The Baroness Chisholm of Owlpen|
| Member of the House of Lords |
20 September 2013
Susan Frances Maria Fildes
16 May 1967
Blackrock, Cork, Ireland
|Spouse(s)||Alex Williams (2005)|
|Children||Three: Jessica, Edward and Elizabeth|
|Alma mater||University of Huddersfield|
Susan Frances Maria Williams, Baroness Williams of Trafford (néeMcElroy;born 16 May 1967), is a junior minister in the Government of the United Kingdom and a Conservative life peer.
Williams was educated at La Sagesse School, a Roman Catholic private school in Newcastle upon Tyne, and the University of Huddersfield, where she gained a BSc in Applied Nutrition.
She was a member of Trafford Metropolitan Borough Council from 1998 to 2011, representing Altrincham, and the council's leader from 2004–2009. She has also been a member of various public bodies in the North West region. As a parliamentary candidate, she first stood unsuccessfully for the safe Labour Wythenshawe and Sale East constituency in 2001, and for the Bolton West constituency in the 2010 General Election, losing by 92 votes. On 20 September 2013 she was created a life peer as Baroness Williams of Trafford, of Hale in the County of Greater Manchester.
In April 2014, Baroness Williams of Trafford succeeded Earl Attlee as baroness-in-waiting (government whip).
In 2015, David Cameron appointed Williams to his second government as a Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, On 28 May 2015 she introduced the Cities and Local Government Devolution Bill 2015–16 to the House of Lords.
Susan is married to Alex Williams.She has three children, Jessica, Edward and Elizabeth.
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