MBA, MSc(Econ), BA(SocSc), PGDipM, CQSW
Programme Director for the Wessex Health Innovation and Education Cluster in the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Southampton. Responsible for a programme of innovation development projects in health and social services and currently supporting the establishment of the Wessex Academic Health Science Network to continue the work in the longer term. This builds on twenty years experience in senior management delivering social services and partnership programmes in the UK, including the development of performance management programmes in social services for the Welsh Assembly Government, and secondments to the University of Glamorgan and University of Cardiff supporting development and teaching programmes in community care. This followed an earlier career in research (User Management in Care Organisations) at the University of Swansea and project management and community development in both the third world and the UK. Supported the first phase of the Eurocities National Local Authorities Observatory on Active Inclusion.