The Hon. Dame E Susan Cunliffe Lister DCVO


HM Lord-Lieutenant of the East Riding of Yorkshire is currently the Hon. Dame Susan Cunliffe-Lister, DCVO.

The Lord-Lieutenant is a keen gardener and resides at Burton Agnes Hall. She was High Sheriff of the East Riding of Yorkshire in 2001/02, was appointed one of the area’s first lady Deputy Lieutenants in 1996 and became Lord-Lieutenant in December 2005 .

In the New Year’s Honours List 2019, Her Majesty The Queen appointed the Lord-Lieutenant to the Royal Victorian Order as a Dame Commander.

As President of Two Ridings CF, Dame Susan supports the work of the foundation.