The Associate Director of Corporate Affairs is the principle advisor to the Board, the Trust Executive and the organisation as a whole on all aspects of corporate affairs, corporate governance, law and risk management. This role includes reviewing policy, legislative, regulatory and governance developments that impact on the Trust’s activities and ensures that the Board is appropriately briefed on them. The Associate Director of Corporate Affairs facilitates the functioning of the Trust’s corporate business processes, supporting the Board and the Trust Executive and ensuring that governance arrangements are ‘fit for purpose’ through the development and management of an integrated governance framework.
Jenny brings to the Trust extensive governance and corporate affairs experience. She is a qualified accountant with over 20 years’ experience in audit and assurance within the public and private sector and, prior to joining the Trust in 2017, has more recently been working in a senior governance and corporate affairs role within a Clinical Commissioning Group.
Jenny continues to progress her passion for continuous improvement and excellence in practice in her role and is an active member of the NHS Company Secretaries Network.
Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA) and Chartered Secretaries Qualifying Scheme (CSQS).