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Who is Elizabeth Sanderson?

Who is Elizabeth Sanderson?

Elizabeth Jenny Rosemary Sanderson, Baroness Sanderson of Welton is a British political advisor, life peer, and former journalist.



As a journalist, she worked at the Mail on Sunday for 17 years. She was a special adviser and Head of Features to Prime Minister Theresa May from 2014 to 2019. 

Elizabeth was born on  May 24, 1971, and is currently 51 years of age.



The British politician is affiliated with the  Conservative Party and holds the office of Member of the House of Lords of the United Kingdom since 2019.


She was given the title of Conservative Party life peer in the 2019 Prime Minister’s Resignation Honours, it was announced in September 2019.

She was appointed Baroness Sanderson of Welton on October 8, 2019, in the East Riding of Yorkshire.

On October 22, 2019, she was introduced to the House of Lords.



On October 31, 2019, she gave her first speech while the Lords were debating the Grenfell Tower Inquiry’s Phase 1 Report.

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