Sally Greengross OBE has been a crossbench (independent) member of the House of Lords since 2000 and chairs four All-Party Parliamentary Groups: Dementia, Corporate Social Responsibility, Intergenerational Futures: Old & Young Together and Continence Care. She is Treasurer of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Equalities. Sally is Chief Executive of the International Longevity Centre – UK.
Baroness Greengross is one of only ten individuals globally to be honoured in 2011 by the United Nation's NGO Committee on Ageing for their passionate committment to shaping society in a positive way for the ageing population and for future generations. In December 2006, she was announced as a Commissioner for the Equality and Human Rights Commission.
Baroness Greengross is Chair of the Advisory Groups for the English Longitudinal Study on Ageing (ELSA) and the New Dynamics of Ageing (NDA). She has been President of the Pensions Policy Institute since 2004 and is Honorary Vice President of the Royal Society for the Promotion of Health. She holds honorary doctorates from seven UK universities.
Baroness Greengross was Director General of Age Concern England from 1987 until 2000. Until 2000, she was joint Chair of the Age Concern Institute of Gerontology at Kings College London, and Secretary General of Eurolink Age.