Margaret Curran is a former Member of Parliament in the House of Commons and the Scottish Parliament. In the Scottish Government, she served as a Cabinet Minister in various portfolios, including Minister for Parliament, for Housing and Planning and for Social Justice. At Westminster, she was a member of the UK Shadow Cabinet as Secretary of State for Scotland. Having served in both the UK and Scottish Parliaments she brings a unique perspective and an in-depth knowledge and insight into the workings of devolution. Margaret has considerable experience in Governance and Parliamentary systems and has led transformational change and designed and delivered policy programmes across Government. Active in politics over many years Margaret has a detailed understanding of political processes and political change.