Dyfed Edwards will serve as a Non Executive Member of the WRA Board from October 2017.
Dyfed Edwards has a wide knowledge of education in Wales; a former teacher and governor of both primary and secondary schools, he has also held the position of Portfolio Leader for Education in Gwynedd.
Dyfed is a former Leader of Gwynedd Council and was Vice President of the Welsh Local Government Association, as well as serving as a representative on the Welsh Government/WLGA Finance Sub-Group. Dyfed was spokesperson on various topics during this period.
Dyfed has served as a member of the Welsh Government Expert Group on Housing an Ageing Population and the Welsh Speaking Communities Task and Finish Group. He has also served on various organisations in Gwynedd and gained experience in the SME sector including involvement in business start-up.