Candidate for Llanelli
Dr Gemma Bowker is a County and Town Councillor in Powys and has previously worked as a journalist. As a County Councillor she has worked hard for her local area and recently had a motion on public participation passed by Powys County Council.
Gemma says: "I am absolutely delighted to be the candidate for Llanelli in the forthcoming Welsh Assembly election and have loved getting to know Wales and the Welsh Lib Dems since we moved here seven years ago.
"I am really looking forward to getting involved in the campaign and promoting the party's many excellent campaigns, including pressing for more nurses, better mental health treatment, smaller class sizes and more affordable homes, in order to ensure the best possible future for all."
Gemma has a PhD in Drama and Theatre Studies and lives in Newtown, Powys, with her husband, three-year-old son and newborn daughter.