Low Pay Commissioner

Kate Bell

Biography

Kate is Head of Rights, International, Social and Economics at the Trades Union Congress.

Before joining the TUC, Kate worked as Head of Policy and Public Affairs for a local authority, as Work and Pensions adviser to Ed Miliband during his period as leader of the Labour Party, and for the charities Child Poverty Action Group and Gingerbread.

Kate was appointed to the Low Pay Commission on 18 June 2018. Her term ends on 17 June 2021.

Low Pay Commissioner

Commissioners are appointed from an employer background, from an employee background or as independents. Kate is from an employee background.

Low Pay Commission