She served on the Spirit of 2012 Board between 2013 and 2014 and has continued to be a friend and advocate for Spirit. She is now an active parliamentarian, television presenter and social media commentator and also gives her time to support the work of numerous sports and disability voluntary sector organisations. As a working peer, Tanni campaigns tirelessly and has won cross party respect for her performance in debates on sport, disability, health, welfare, and youth development where she deploys her knowledge and experience to great effect.