"Sarah Veale is the Head of the Equality and Employment Rights Department at the TUC. Prior to her role as the Head of the Equality and Employment Rights Department, Sarah was Senior Employment Rights Officer at the TUC, in which role she was responsible for the development of TUC policy on employment law. Sarah is a member of the Government's Regulatory Policy Committee, the HSE Board and the Government’s Employee Engagement Task Force and was formerly a member of the ACAS Council and the Women’s National Commission. She was awarded the CBE for services to diversity in the Queen's Birthday Honours List in June 2006. She was awarded an Honorary Doctorate in Laws by Oxford Brookes University in June 2011."