Cheshire and Merseyside Women's and Children's Services Partnership , Vanguard Programme Director
Catherine has worked in Public Sector development and improvement roles for nearly twenty five years. She has held national policy positions, advising governments on improving education and skills, reducing inequalities, and business and community development. She has worked with a wide range of organisations, including NHS and professional health associations. She has managed national innovation and transformation funds and led large scale delivery programmes.
Catherine is now the Programme Director for Cheshire and Merseyside Women’s and Children’s Services Partnership. The partnership brings together 27 organisations to deliver improvements and transformation for maternity, gynaecology, neonatal and paediatric services. Improving experiences, innovation and collaboration are key elements of the programme. The partnership is one of seven Pioneer and Early Adopter sites for the implementation of Better Births. She has a keen personal and professional interest in maternity and children’s services and their impact on women and their families. She is a working mum, Governor of a local FE College and Chair of their Audit Committee.