Appointed: April 2018
Qualifications: BA (Hons) English Studies, Member of ICAEW (Chartered Accountant), NHS Strategic Financial Leadership Programme, Counselling Skills Certificate, Coaching Diploma, DiSC Personality Profiler.
Sue is a chartered accountant by background, with over thirty years of experience across the NHS at a senior level, including more than ten years as a finance director, and a number of acting Chief Executive positions in NHS provider and commissioner organisations. In 2013 Sue took the position of Chief Executive at East Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Trust where she led a transformation programme; she has also managed organisational change including the merger of three organisations. She has a track record of delivering improved staff engagement, performance reporting and monitoring systems and collaboration across a number of organisations. She is Deputy Chair at Coventry and Warwickshire Integrated Care Board, Trustee and Treasurer at Smart Works Birmingham and is a qualified coach and mentor, with her own career coaching business.