Declarations of Interest


Name and Position

Declaration of Interest

Declarations made

Resignation declared

 Board Term of Office




Nicola Scrivings

Trust Chair



Oct 2019    




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

Dec 2019

Oct 2021 




Carolan Davidge

Non-Executive Director

Sole Director - Carolan Davidge Ltd

Trustee Arthur Rank Hospice

Independent Board Member at Samphire Homes


Jul 2019

Jul 2019

Dec 2021

   04/07/2019 03/12/2022  

Emma De Carteret

Director of Corporate Affairs and Performance

Student Member - ICSA  Dec 2021    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

Interim Practice Development and Management Support - Cromer Group Practice - Norfolk

Trustee and Interim Deputy Chair- The patients association

Oct 2021



Dec 2021




Kiran Mahil

Associate on-Executive Director

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

Kate Vaughton

Director of Integration

 Charity Trustee - Abbeycroft Leisure Feb 2022     14/02/2022   

Kevin Smith

Director of Finance and Commissioning

 Nil Oct 2021     01/06/2014  

Marcus Bailey

Chief Operating Officer

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 
 28/03/2022    01/03/2019  

Marika Stephenson

Director of People Services

Enterprise advisor - strategic support schools on careers (role approved prior to commencement)  Jan 2022    01/12/2021  

Melissa Dowdeswell

Director of Nursing, Clinical Quality
and Improvement

 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

Apr 2020

Apr 2020

Apr 2020




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

Dec 2019

Oct 2021

Dec 2019

Dec 2019

Dec 2019

Dec 2019





Simon Walsh

Medical Director (interim)


Clinical Lead at Essex & Herts Air Ambulance Trust

Deputy Chair of British Medical Association’s UK Consultants Committee

Consultant in Emergency Medicine - Barts Health

Dec 2021

Dec 2021

Dec 2021


Tom Abell

Chief Executive Officer

Deputy Chair and Trustee of NAM Aidsmap   Apr 2021   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

Oct 2021




Wendy Thomas

Non-Executive Director


Magistrate for the North Essex Bench

Safeguarding Adult Reviewer - Essex County Council

Vaccinator - EPUT

 Oct 2021   04/07/2019   03/07/2023