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Members of the Trust Board

Meet our Trust board. 

Stephen Dunn, chief executive

Dr Stephen Dunn CBE

Chief executive 

Experience:

  • Former regional director of delivery and development for South, NHS Trust Development Authority
  • Former director of policy and strategy, NHS Midlands and East
  • Former director of strategy and provider development, NHS East of England
  • Past senior civil servant, Department of Health

Qualifications:

  • BA (Hons) Economics
  • MA Economics
  • PhD Economics

PaulMolyneux
Dr Paul Molyneux

Medical director

Experience:

  • Consultant in neurology at West Suffolk and Cambridge University Hospitals
  • Former clinical director for specialist medicine at West Suffolk Hospital
  • Former secondary care specialist, North East Essex CCG 

Qualifications:

  • BSc in clinical pharmacology, University of London 
  • MBBS, United Medical and Dental Schools, London 
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of London
  • MD from University of London
  • Advanced diploma in clinical hypnosis, stress management and communication skills, Birmingham City University

Sue Wilkinson, WSFT's new interim chief nurse resizedSue Wilkinson

Chief nurse

Experience:

  • Clinical nurse specialist – colorectal surgery
  • Divisional head of nursing – surgery at Cambridge University Hospitals
  • Assistant director of nursing – Cambridge University Hospitals
  • Deputy director of nursing East and North Hertfordshire acute trust

Qualifications:

  • Registered nurse
  • BSc health care studies – including advanced practice and non medical prescribing.
  • MSc – health care management and leadership

Helen Beck, executive chief operating officerHelen Beck

Executive chief operating officer

Experience:

  • Former deputy chief operating officer West Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust
  • Former senior operational manager at Cambridge University Teaching Hospital
  • Former theatre manager at Cambridge University Teaching Hospital
  • Former chairman of school governors

Qualifications:

  • Registered general nurse

  • Diploma in theatre nursing

Craig Black, executive director of resourcesCraig Black

Executive director of resources and deputy CEO

Current experience:

  • a director of the Collaborative Procurement Partnership, a key part of the NHS Supply Chain

Previous experience:

  • Former director of commissioning, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • Former deputy director of finance, Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust

Qualifications:

  • BA (Hons) Economics, University of Leeds
  • Program for leadership development, Harvard Business School

Jeremy OverJeremy Over

Executive director of workforce and communications

Experience:

  • Former chair, NHS Employers medical workforce forum
  • Former director of workforce, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • Twenty years within people management and development roles in the NHS
  • Has held executive roles since 2014 at the University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

Qualifications:

  • BSc (Hons) Geography 
  • Postgraduate diploma in human resource management
  • Fellow, chartered institute of personnel and development
  • NHS Leadership Academy Nye Bevan programme

Sheila ChilderhouseSheila Childerhouse

Chair

Experience

  • Chair Anglian Community Enterprise (ACE)
  • Non-executive director of East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust
  • Chair of NHS Norfolk and Waveney
  • Chair of Queen Elizabeth Hospital Kings Lynn

Responsibilities:

  • Chair of open and closed trust board
  • Chair of Council of Governors
  • Chair of quality and risk committee
  • Chair of charitable funds committee
  • Chair of the STP Chairs Group

Alan Rose, non executive directorAlan Rose

Non-executive director

Current experience:

  • Board member, Anglia Ruskin University 

Previous experience:

  • Royal Dutch Shell, various marketing and logistics roles (8 years)
  • Booz Allen & Hamilton (strategy consultants), partner in USA and UK (12 years)
  • York Teaching Hospital Foundation Trust - NED and chairman (9 years)
  • Colchester Hospital University Foundation Trust - chairman 

Qualifications:

  • B.Commerce, University of Edinburgh 
  • MBA, Columbia University

Responsibilities:

  • Audit committee
  • Quality and risk committee
  • Patient experience committee
  • Clinical safety and effectiveness committee
  • Scrutiny committee

Richard Davies, non executive directorDr Richard Davies

Non-executive director

Current experience:

  • Senior independent director 
  • General Practitioner since 1992
  • Sub Dean, University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine

Previous experience:

  • Director of GP Studies, University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine

Qualifications:

  • BMBCh, MA, MSc, MRCP, AHEA

Responsibilities:

  • Lead NED
  • Remuneration committee
  • Audit committee
  • Quality and risk committee

Chris LawrenceChris Lawrence

Non-executive director

Current experience:

  • Chairman, University of East Anglia Staff Superannuation Scheme
  • Independent trustee, Lambeth Conference Company
  • Chairman, The Horstead Centre
  • Partner, Cavick House Consultancy
  • Sub Dean, University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine

Previous experience:

  • Chairman, Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
  • Managing director, London Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Director, Credit Commercial de France
  • Assistant director, N M Rothschild
  • Assistant vice president, Citicorp international

Qualifications:

  • BA (Hons) Spanish and Portuguese

Responsibilities:

  • Chair, audit committee 

IMG_6836Louisa Pepper

Non-executive director

Previous experience:

  • Assistant chief constable protective services and justice
  • Head of criminal justice
  • Local policing commander Ipswich

Qualifications:

  • CMI level 7 in strategic management and leadership