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Our Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is responsible for managing the Trust on a day-to-day basis and planning for the organisation's future.

The Board is made up of:

  • Executive Directors, who are usually full-time staff and have a permanent contract
  • Non Executive Directors (NEDs), who are usually part-time and have a fixed term of office

There are four committees which report to the Board:

  • Audit Committee
  • Finance and Investment Committee
  • Integrated Governance Committee
  • Nomination and Remuneration Committee

Board meetings and board papers

The Trust's quarterly Board Meetings are open to the public. You are very welcome to attend and ask questions.

For more information about asking a question at the Board of Directors Meetings please email hpft.comms@nhs.net

For details of all dates and current board papers please click here 

All board meeting papers and other reports

For copies of all board papers and other reports and plans please click here

Register of interests

Click here to view the register of interests declared by the Board of Directors including HPFT Staff, or click here for the Gifts and Hospitality Register for HPFT Staff .

Board members

         

Tom Cahill

Chief Executive

 

Sarah Betteley

Chair

 

 

   

 

Directors

       

Karen Taylor

Deputy Chief Executive  and Director of Strategy and Integration

 

Asif Zia

Director of Quality and Medical Leadership

 

Dr Jane Padmore

Director of Quality and Safety

 
       

Maria Wheeler

Director of  Finance, Performance and Improvement

 

Paul Ronald 

Director of Operational Finance

 

Janet Lynch

Interim Director of People and Organisational Development

   
   

 

 

Sandra Brookes 

Executive Director of Service Delivery and Service User Involvement

 

 Helen Edmondson

Head of Corporate Affairs and Company Secretary

 

 

 

Non Executive Directors

       

David Atkinson

 

Anne Barnard

 

Tim Bryson

   
       

Catherine Dugmore

 

Diane Herbert 

  Jon Walmsley    

 

     

 

 

Patrick Vernon

 

Kush Kanodia
(associate)

   

 

 

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