Sue was appointed in May 2012. Sue is a member of the Finance & Performance Committee and her Directorate responsibilities include strategy and business development, marketing and communication, the Foundation Trust Programme, the Programme Management Office and procurement.
Prior to a secondment to the Strategic Health Authority in 2011 Sue was, from 2009, Lead Commissioner for mental health services in Worcestershire. In this role she led on strategic planning, performance management, resource allocation and market reform. Previously a national director for Turning Point, Sue has 15 years business development experience in the health and social care field.