Party: Welsh Labour
Region: Mid and West Wales
National Assembly for Wales
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Joyce Watson is married with three children and one grandchild. She was educated at Manorbier School, Cosheston School, Cardigan Comprehensive and Pembrokeshire College before studying politics at Swansea University.
She has run several businesses including public houses, restaurants and retail outlets in Ceredigion, Carmarthenshire and Pembrokeshire.
Joyce was the only female member on Pembrokeshire County Council representing a ward within the Preseli Pembrokeshire constituency from 1995 – 2004.
She was also manager of the Wales Women’s National Coalition with an all-Wales remit, and was a senior member of the Wales Gender Budget Group and the NHS Equality Reference Group.
Joyce was first elected to the National Assembly for Wales in 2007 and her political interests include sustainability, economic development, local government, equalities, rural transport and road safety.