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Board Members

Board Members


Professor Vivienne Harpwood

Chief Executive

Carol Shillabeer

Executive Directors

Director of Nursing and Midwifery

Claire Roche

Director of Finance and ICT

Pete Hopgood

Medical Director

Kate Wright
Director of Primary Care, Community & Mental Health Services Hayley Thomas
Director of Planning and Performance Stephen Powell

Director of Public Health


Director Therapies and Health Science

Claire Madsen

Director of Workforce and OD 

Julie Rowles

Interim Board Secretary

James Quance
Independent Members
Vice Chair Kirsty Williams 
Independent Member Dr Rhobert Lewis
Independent Member (Third Sector) Vacant 
Independent Member (Local Authority) Matthew Dorrance
Independent Member (Capital / Estates) Mark Taylor
Independent Member (University) Frances Gerrard
Independent Member (ICT) Ian Phillips
Independent Member  Ronnie Alexander
Independent Member (Finance) Tony Thomas
Independent Member (Trade Union) Cathie Poynton