A former dietitian, Jane Brophy has been a Metropolitan Borough Councillor in Trafford for 19 years, where she is the Liberal Democrat Group Leader. 

Until recently, Jane was a Member of the European Parliament for the North West of England, Jane sits on the Committee for Employment and Social Affairs, along with the Delegation for relations with the Federative Republic of Brazil, in the European Parliament. 

Jane's main concerns are: health and social care policies, the implementation of measures to stop climate change.