Clare Adamson MSP

  • MSP for Central Scotland


Having been born in Motherwell and moving to Wishaw aged 7, Clare recognises the privilege and honour of being able to represent her home area.

Prior to her election as a Councillor in 2007 Clare had a twenty year career Information Technology.  Clare’s Council roles included Board Member of North Lanarkshire Leisure Trust and Secretary of North Lanarkshire Council’s SNP Group. In 2007 Clare was asked to join the joint North and South Lanarkshire Organising Committee bringing the International Children’s Games to Lanarkshire in 2011. 

Clare also represents North Lanarkshire Council on the Scottish Accident Prevention Council Home Safety Committee and is the Vice Chair of this Committee.

Clare graduated from Glasgow Caledonian University with a BSc(Distinction) in Computer Information Systems and is a Member of the British Computer Society and the National Union of Journalists.

Clare was elected as an MSP in May 2011.

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