Kate has significant skills in leading change in fast moving, complex and challenging environments, and joined CCUK in 2021 having worked for the NHS for nearly 23 years in a variety of health management roles. Since 2009, Kate worked specifically in Health & Justice commissioning, initially for Primary Care Trusts and then NHS England. She has extensive experience in commissioning, procurement, contract and performance management, project management, operational and staff management and leading change.
Kate brings deep experience in working with NHSE colleagues both regionally and nationally, healthcare providers, Her Majesty’s Prison and Probation Service, Public Health England, police forces and other partner organisations. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Science from the University of Bristol and a Master’s Degree in Public Health from the University of the West of England.