|Member of the European Parliament|
|Assumed office |
2 July 2019
|Born||18 May 1957|
|Political party||Liberal Democrat|
She is a consultant (formerly partner) at an Aberdeen law firm, and was formerly the leader of Gordon District Council. She was a Scottish Government appointee to the European Economic and Social Committee between 2000 and 2003.
Member of the European Parliament
Ritchie was sworn in as a Member of the European Parliament (MEP) on 2 July 2019: as a Liberal Democrat, she sits with Renew Europe. Since July 2019, she has been a member of the European Parliament Committee on Budgetary Control and the European Parliament Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.
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