Brian joined SUF as a Trustee in December 2017 coinciding with the end of his six year term as a Non-Executive director in Norfolk and Suffolk FoundationTrust (NSFT). Brian has had a long standing commitment to advancing the voice of people who use services across all of Health and Social Care and learning from their experiences. He has a particular interest in Mental Health & Learning Disability Services.
Brian’s professional background is as a social worker. He has been Director of Social Services, Chair and Non-Executive Director of NHS Trusts and Chair of Suffolk Family Carers. He continues to be Independent Chair of a London borough Safeguarding Adults Board and is involved with national policy developments through the Association of Directors of Adult Social Services.