Trust Board

Our Trust Board is legally responsible for the leadership, direction, control and risk management of our hospitals. This includes setting the strategic aims and ensuring that the necessary financial and human resources are in place for the Trust to meet its objectives.

The Trust Board is made up of voting and non voting members which includes our Chief Executive, Non-Executive Directors and Executive Directors. You can see how this is broken down below and find out more about each board member. 

Voting members

Non-exec directors
Keith Ramsay
Simon Stone
Julie Charge
Naseer Ahmed
Lenore Ogilvy

Exec directors 
Martin Barkley - Chief Executive
David Melia - Director of Nursing and Quality
Jane Hazelgrave - Director of Finance
Karen Stone - Medical Director
Trudie Davies - Chief Operating Officer

Non-voting members

Associate non-exec directors
Simon Harrison 
Guy Cattell

Exec directors
Debbie Newton - Director of Community Services
Mark Braden - Director of Estates, Facilities and IMT
Phillip Marshall - Director of Workforce and Organisational Development 


Our Board meets in public and the meetings are open to anyone who wants to attend.

Board meeting dates and minutes/agendas

Register of Interests for Trust Board and Decision Making Individuals within the Trust June 2019 [pdf] 223KB