Step into a realm of empowerment with our exceptional Patron, Edith Conn OBE DL JP

As a founding ambassador of SheInspires, Edith has passionately advocated for women’s endeavors and leadership, sparking inspiration for over 40 years.

Edith’s dedication extends beyond SheInspires; she serves as the Trustee and Chair of the Manchester Arena Bomb fund, exemplifying resilience and compassion during challenging times. Former Vice Lord-Lieutenant and High Sheriff, Edith’s wealth of experience enriches her role as our esteemed Patron.

Recognized with an OBE for services to The Red Cross, Edith continues to lead as the President of Red Cross in Greater Manchester. A magistrate since 1994, Chair of Crimestoppers, and recipient of an Honorary Doctorate from the University of Bolton in 2009, Edith Conn is a true pioneer and path-breaker.

In succeeding the remarkable Baroness Trish Morris OBE, Edith takes the helm of SheInspires, propelling our mission to new heights. Join us in celebrating Edith Conn, a beacon of inspiration, as she continues to uplift and empower women to lead, achieve, and thrive.

Edith Conn OBE DL JP with Women of the Year UK award winner Linda Thomas, and presenter Annabel Tiffin at the 2023 She Inspires Awards.

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