Rosalind Patricia-Anne Howells, Baroness Howells of St Davids(1931-), Equal Opportunities Director, Greenwich Racial Equality Council
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Director of the Greenwich Racial Equality Council in 1994, Baroness Howells was created a Life Peer in 1999. Educated in London and in the United States, she was the first black woman on the GLC'S Training Board and the first female member of the Court of Governors of the University of Greenwich. She served as Vice Chair at the London Voluntary Services Council. She worked with the the Carnival Liason Committee and the Greater London Action in Race Equality, campaigning for justice in the field of race relations. She is a trustee of the Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust.
by Robert Taylor
cibachrome print, 27 January 2000