We are delighted to announce that we have appointed Sharon Mays as the new Chair of our board.
Sharon will join us in October and succeed Mike Potts when he completes his fixed term appointment as Interim Chair at the end of September.
Sharon is a solicitor by profession and has been Chair of Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust since 2014.
During her tenure as Chair of Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust the organisation improved its overall Care Quality Commission (CQC) rating from ‘requires improvement’ to ‘good’ and won the Health Service Journal Mental Health Provider of the Year award in 2019.
Sharon’s appointment as Chair was confirmed by the Trust’s Council of Governors at their meeting on 18 August 2021.