Louise Ellman is a British politician who served as Member of Parliament for Liverpool Riverside from 1997 to 2019.
She was appointed a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire (DBE) in the 2018 Queen’s Birthday Honours List, and is a Vice President of the Jewish Leadership Council.
Ellman resigned from the Labour Party in October 2019, expressing concern over antisemitism in the Labour Party and a potential Jeremy Corbyn-led government.
- Full name: Dame Louise Joyce Ellman DBE
- Profession: British politician
- Born: 14 November 1945 (age 74 years), Manchester
- Spouse: Geoffrey Ellman (m. 1967)
- Previous office: Member of Parliament of the United Kingdom (1997–2019)
- Children: Sean Ellman
- Education: University of Hull, Manchester High School for Girls, University of York