Baroness Shreela Flather - Windsor and Maidenhead
Baroness Shreela Flather (Crossbench, life peer), was raised to the peerage as Baroness Flather of Windsor and Maidenhead in the Royal County of Berkshire in June 1990.
She was the first Asian woman to receive a peerage and gained attention for wearing a sari in the House. She was recognised as Asian Who's Who Asian of the Year 1996.
She served as a Councillor from 1976-91; as Deputy Mayor and as Mayor for the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead; and as a JP from 1971-1990.
Baroness Flather is a distinguished supporter of the British Humanist Association and an honorary associate of the National Secular Society. Baroness Flather has been a patron of the AWRC since 2013.