Executive Director of Quality and Safety (Chief Nurse)
Jacky is a Registered Nurse in Learning Disabilities. She has worked in mental health and learning disability services in Hertfordshire since starting her nurse training in 1990. She became HPFT’s Director of Quality and Safety (Chief Nurse) in 2021, having been Deputy Director of Nursing and Quality since 2017. Jacky is responsible for clinical and corporate risk, patient (service user) safety, compliance and governance, infection control and safeguarding. She is the Caldicott Guardian for the Trust and the Board level lead for all clinical disciplines except for medical and pharmaceutical staff.
Jacky has held several nursing leadership roles at HPFT and led on the clinical design and development of Kingfisher Court, a new mental health inpatient facility which opened in 2014. She is a Florence Nightingale Foundation Alumni and an Honorary Fellow at the University of Hertfordshire.
Tel: 01707 253800
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