Gerard Killen (Lab)
Thirty-years-old, he went to school in Rutherglen and has lived here most of his life.
He has been a councillor for Rutherglen South for four years and runs a family business he set up when he was 22.
Seeking re-election because he is proud of Labour’s record in South Lanarkshire and feels more strongly than ever about investing in the future.
Has lived much of her life in Rutherglen. She has had a varied career in sales, as a home help and has now returned to college to study social care.
She has two grown up sons and a grandson and has been secretary of Overtoun Park Bowling Club, a mental health volunteer and involved in Croftfoot Action Group.