|Steven Philip Rotherham
4 November 1961
Anfield, Liverpool, Lancashire, England
|Liverpool Hope University
UK Labour mayor of Liverppol
Steve Rotherham (born 4 November 1961) is a British Labour Party politician who is the Member of Parliament for Liverpool Walton and has been the mayor of Liverpool since the Liverpool City Region mayoral election 2017.
Steve Rotherham was born in Liverpool and left school to become a bricklayer, setting up his own company at the age of 22. He completed a Masters in Contemporary Urban Renaissance at Liverpool Hope University and worked as a Business Manager for the Learning and Skills Council. He represented the Fazakerley ward as a councillor on Liverpool City Council and went on to serve as Lord Mayor of Liverpool from 2008 to 2009.