bloc // April 14, 2011

Gwawr Cordiner ⁄⁄

Gwawr is the Managing Director of Menter Iaith Sir y Flint and co-owner of a Welsh Book and Craft shop in Denbigh. Gwawr was raised in the Vale of Clwyd and the Conwy Valley and is from a farming background. Securing the growth and development of the Welsh language and culture and of the Welsh economy is very important to her. She was educated at NEWI, Wrexham and the University of Wales Bangor and she has worked in the social housing development, economic development and community development sectors for 15 years.

Gwawr worked closely with bloc officers to establish Northern bloc in the counties of Conwy, Gwynedd and Anglesey and she is eager to see the bloc network extending into North East Wales. Gwawr is married with two children and lives in Denbigh.