Alison Thewliss was elected to serve the people of Glasgow Central in May 2015. Since then, she has served the constituency of Glasgow Central for around 8 years, after being re-elected in 2017 and 2019. Alison is currently the SNP Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer. Prior to her election as an MP, she served as Glasgow Councillor for the Calton Ward in the East End. Alison was the Glasgow SNP Council Group’s spokesperson on Land and Environmental Services, and she takes a keen interest in improving local government and democracy. Alison lives in Glasgow with her husband and 2 young children.