Our Board of Directors has overall responsibility for the running and management of our organisation and services, including strategy and performance.

Our Council of Governors holds the Board of Directors to account for performance.

To find the latest board agendas and minutes visit the Board Meetings page.

You can find full role descriptions and terms of reference by visiting the board roles and documents page. Scroll down for more about our leadership structure.


Evelyn Asante-Mensah OBE



Claire Molloy

Chief Executive

Director of Quality, Nursing and Healthcare Professionals, and Deputy Chief Executive

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Professor Nihal Fernando

Medical Director


Judith Crosby

Director of Service Development and Delivery

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Nicky Tamanis

Director of Finance


Nicky Littler

Director of Workforce

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Interim chief operating officer

daniel-benjamin-thumbnail.jpgDaniel Benjamin

Non-Executive Director / Deputy Chair

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Non-Executive Director / Senior Independent Director


Dr Julia Sutton-McGough

Non-Executive Director

Edward Vitalis

Edward Vitalis

Non-Executive Director

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Non-Executive Director

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Non-Executive Director

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Non-Executive Director

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Associate Non-Executive Director (non-voting)


We have developed a new leadership structure, to help build a stronger and more visible clinical and professional leadership.

This includes a greater locality focus and investment into nursing, allied health professionals, psychological therapies and quality leadership.

Click here to see our leadership structure.