Our Board

Our Board is made up of individuals from across the East Midlands who bring a wealth of experience to the organisation. Board meetings take place quarterly and provide a platform from which we can get the best information from people working within the NHS about how we can improve and develop our programmes.

Richard Mitchell - Chief Executive / EMLA Chair - Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

 Paul O'Neill - Director - East Midlands Leadership Academy

 Rachel Wingfield - Head of Systems Leadership, Talent and Inclusion - East Midlands Leadership Academy

 Ronnie Eyre - Head of Leadership Development, OD and Business Intelligence - East Midlands Leadership Academy

Adrian Brooke - Secondary Care Dean - Health Education England - East Midlands

Amanda Rawlings - Director of People and Organisational Effectiveness - Derbyshire Community Health Services NHS Trust

Amanda Sullivan - Chief Operating Officer - Mansfield and Ashfield Clinical Commissioning Group and Newark and Sherwood Clinical Commissioning Group

Anne Senior - Associate Director – Business Development and Contracting

Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust

Bina Kotecha - Assistant Director of Learning and OD - University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust

Cate Edwynn - Director of Public Health - Derby City Council

Dean Fathers - Chair - Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Dr John Brewin - Chief Executive - Lincolnshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Dr Susie Bayley - Head of Communication - Derby and Derbyshire Local Medical Committee (LMC)

Georgia Hoad - National Service Improvement Manager - NHS Property Services

Ifti Majid - Acting Chief Executive - Derbyshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust 

Jane Johnson - Executive Lead for Transformation and Innovation - Health Education England - East Midlands

Jayne Dickenson - Deputy Director for Education and Organisational Development

Derby Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Julie Bacon - Director of HR and OD - Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Lee Radford - Deputy Director of Training - Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Louise Tibbert - Director of Workforce and OD - University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust 

Maggie Boyd - Regional Clinical Quality Director - NHSI - Midlands and East

Michelle Bateman - Associate Director of Nursing, Quality & Patient Experience - Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Nicky Hill - Director of Workforce and OD - Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust

Paul Traynor - Chief Financial Officer - University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust

Shahnaz Aziz - Patient and Public Leadership Lead - East Midlands Academic Health Science Network 

Tony Campbell - Chief Operating officer - Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Yvonne Brown - Business Manager - East Midlands Leadership Academy

Martin Gaskell - Directorate Accountant  - Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Clare Teeney - Director of Human Resources - Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Board meetings take place at the Institute of Mental Health on the Nottingham University Campus.