Our Trust Board

Find out about the role of our Trust Board and read our Trust Board member profiles.

Our Trust Board has overall responsibility for the day-to-day running of our Trust and the services we provide. 

The directors who sit on our Trust Board are responsible for overseeing operations and strategic decision making at the Trust, making sure we deliver on our promises and act professionally at all times.

There are 13 highly experienced people on our Trust Board - six executive directors, including our Chief Executive and seven non-executive directors, including our Chairman.

We hold our Trust Board meetings on a monthly basis. Part one of the meeting is held in public, meaning anyone can attend to observe or ask a question during the public forum section of the meeting. View our Trust Board meeting dates and papers.

View our register of interests for decision-making staff.

You can find out more about our Trust Board members by clicking the links or images for each director below to view their profiles.

Chairman and Chief Executive
Helen Bellairs - Chairman jpg
Helen Bellairs
Chairman     

Simon Barber - Chief Executive image
 Simon Barber
 Chief Executive

Executive directors
Gail Briers, Chief Nurse and Deputy Chief Executive.jpg
 Gail Briers
 Chief Nurse and
 Deputy Chief Executive
Professor Sandeep Ranote.  Medical Director, jpeg
 Professor Sandeep Ranote
 Medical Director

Tracy Hill, Director of Strategy   and Organisational Effectiveness, jpeg
Tracy Hill
Director of Strategy  
and Organisational 
Effectiveness

 John McLuckie  Chief Finance Officer, jpg
 John McLuckie
 Chief Finance Officer

John Heritage Chief Operating Officer, jpg
John Heritage
Chief Operating Officer
Non-executive directors


 Tricia Kalloo  Non-executive director
 Tricia Kalloo
 Non-executive director
Stephen McAndrew Non-executive director, jpeg
Stephen McAndrew
Non-executive director
Michael Tate Non-executive director, image
Michael Tate
Non-executive director
 Alison Tumilty  Non-executive director image 
 Alison Tumilty
 Non-executive director

Dr Jonathan Berry, Non-executive director, image
Dr Jonathan Berry
Non-executive director

Innes Arnold Non-executive director, image
Innes Arnold
Non-executive director


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