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Bethan Jenkins AM

Bethan Jenkins AM

Party: Plaid Cymru

Region: South Wales West

Contact information

Office Address: 
75 Briton Ferry Road
Melin Cryddan
Neath
SA11 1AR

Phone:  01639 643549

Assembly Address: 
National Assembly for Wales
Cardiff Bay
Cardiff
CF99 1NA

Phone:  0300 200 7185

Email:  Bethan.Jenkins@assembly.wales

Membership

Terms of Office

  • 04/05/2007 - 31/03/2011
  • 06/05/2011 - 05/04/2016
  • 06/05/2016 -

Membership of Cross Party Groups

Additional Information

Main interests and achievements

Bethan enjoys swimming and going to the gym, as well as watching football and rugby league. She also enjoys music and plays the viola.

Bethan's political interests include economic development, international affairs, women's rights, asylum issues, protection of local services, and the provision for eating disorders in Wales.

 

Professional background

Bethan is former president of Aberystwyth Guild of Students and a member of the Welsh Language Society.

 

Political history

After being elected to the National Assembly in 2007, Bethan was a member of the Petitions Committee, the Public Accounts Committee (formerly the Audit Committee) and the Communities and Culture Committee. She was also Plaid Cymru spokesperson on child poverty and cultural issues.

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