Declarations of Interest


Name and Position

Declaration of Interest

Declarations made

Resignation declared

 Board Term of Office




Nicola Scrivings

Trust Chair



Aug 2022    




Alison Wigg

Non-Executive Director

Partner works for BT - Trust Supplier

Chair of Strategic Digital Investment and Assurance Board for Suffolk and North East Essex

Aug 2022




Emma De Carteret

Director of Corporate Affairs and Performance

Student Member - ICSA

Husband works for BT - EEAST network provider

Aug 2022   01/12/2021   

Hein Scheffer

Director of Strategy, Culture and Education

Director of Wavelengths 106 (PTY) LTD Private Company 

Renate Scheffer (spouse) working at Hertfordshire and West Essex ICS

Leadership fellow - College of St Georges Windor Castle

Executive Coach Member of NHSCC Board

Apr 2022




Julie Thallon

Associate Non-Executive Director

Owner and Director - Meraki interim Solutions

Vice Chair- The patients association

Aug 2022




Kiran Mahil

Associate Non-Executive Director

Senior Executive - Financial Services - Nationwide   Feb 2022   01/04/2021   31/03/2024

Kate Vaughton

Director of Integration

Charity Trustee - Abbeycroft Leisure

Trustee - St Nicholas Hospice

Feb 2022   14/02/2022   

Kevin Smith

Director of Finance

 Partner - EEAST employee Aug 2022    01/06/2014  

Marcus Bailey

Chief Operating Officer (on secondment from 15.08.2022)

Education - MBA University of Lincoln
Representative - National Ambulance Strategy & Transformation Directors Group (NASAT) on behalf of National Directors of Operations
Representative - British Heart Foundation Circuit (BHF) on behalf of National Directors of Operations 
 Mar 22    01/03/2019  

Marika Stephenson

Director of People Services

Enterprise advisor - strategic support schools on careers (Ceased 21/10/2022)  Oct 2022    01/12/2021  

Melissa Dowdeswell

Director of Nursing

 Nil Mar 2022     08/03/2022  

Mrunal Sisodia

Non-Executive Director

Director and Co-Chair- National network of Parent Cover Forums

Steering Group member for Bedford Borough Parent Carer Forum

Self-employed - Management Consultant

Aug 2022




Neville Hounsome

Non-Executive Director

Member - NHS Pay review Body

Independent Lay member – Health and Care Professions Council Remuneration Committee

Board member - Samphire Homes

Self employed as HR Consultant includes interview panels for Kings College Group

0 hours associate with Chameleon People Solutions

Associate with Lee Hecht Harrison (LHH)

Associate Gatenby Sanderson

Aug 2022





Simon Walsh

Medical Director


Clinical Lead at Essex & Herts Air Ambulance Trust

Deputy Chair of British Medical Association’s UK Consultants Committee

Consultant in Emergency Medicine - Barts Health

Sept 2022


Tom Abell

Chief Executive Officer

Deputy Chair and Trustee of NAM Aidsmap   Apr 2022   02/08/2021   

Victoria Corbishley

Associate Non-Executive Director

Director of Health and Local Crisis Response - Red Cross

Trustee and Vice Chair - Brandon Centre

Oct 2021




Wendy Thomas

Non-Executive Director


Magistrate for the North Essex Bench

Safeguarding Adult Reviewer - Essex County Council

Vaccinator - EPUT

 Aug 2022   04/07/2019   03/07/2023