Ann formally started her new role with the Trust on 1 October 2018 as Chair of South West London and St. George’s Mental Health NHS Trust.
With a strong background in finance, Ann’s most recent role was Director General for the Finance, Assurance and Commercial Group at the Ministry of Justice. Ann has over ten years’ experience as a Non-Executive Director and Trustee within the Charity and NHS sector, having been Chair of Trustees for the Alzheimer’s Society and Non-Executive Director and Vice-Chair at St George’s NHS Foundation Trust.
Ann, a Kingston resident and a lifelong supporter of public services, has extensive experience of working at the highest levels of government and brings a wealth of experience across a range of sectors, which will help steer the Trust towards its goal of being a CQC Outstanding organisation.
In 2010 Ann was awarded a CBE for her work with public services.