Councillor Anna Rothery

Councillor Anna Rothery is the Lord Mayor of Liverpool, England and was elected in 2019 – 2020 and re-elected as Lord Mayor for an unprecedented second year serving from 2020 to May 2021. She was elected to represent Princes Park Ward, Liverpool 8 in 2006 and went on to become Chair of Culture Tourism and Sport in 2010 – 2013. She made political history in 2012 as the first elected member from Liverpool to speak at the United Nations in Genève on Religious, Linguistic and Cultural difference. In 2o20, she won House of Lords Baton Award for Most Influential Black Female Politician 2019-2020.