Knowsley and Halton
Paula is Regional Convenor for North West UNISON representing 200,000 members covering local government, health, education, energy, community, police and justice, water, environment and transport. Paula has been involved in the trade union movement for three decades. She is a member of the North West TUC Regional Executive and an active campaigner on social justice at regional and national levels. She is also the full time Branch Secretary for Halton Borough Council representing 2,500 employees. She started her career in local Government in Liverpool and prior to becoming a full time trade union official she held a variety of roles working with some of the most vulnerable people and communities in Liverpool, St Helens, Halton and Knowsley where she is also now a resident.