Non-Executive Board member
Richard was previously a Trustee Director of Anchor, and is an independent consultant having worked in a range of executive roles. He was a Director with NHS England responsible for the Area Team in Lancashire. Richard has worked in central and local government and was Executive Director of Adult and Community Services for Lancashire County Council.
Richard qualified as a social worker and has held senior roles in a number of organisations. He has experience of commissioning both health and care services.
Richard was President of the Association of Directors of Adult Social Services, and is Chair of Shared Lives and a Trustee of Action on Hearing Loss.