Adrian has worked in the NHS for 38 years. He qualified as a doctor and has worked in hospital and general practice.
While working abroad for a small voluntary sector organisation he developed an interest in the health needs of populations and communities and began a career in public health.
He has worked at senior level in NHS Management in Dorset for many years, retiring in 2013.
He retains an interest in the use of research and evidence for promoting peoples health.
Kathie has a wealth of experience in senior strategic roles both in employment & voluntary trustee roles. She was brought in to transform and modernise sheltered housing and the emergency alarm service, as part of Hounslow Homes, and was also involved with a major strategic review of older people's services by the London borough of Hounslow.
Kathie is passionate about social housing and community development of services for vulnerable people & diverse communities.
Tricia is a registered nurse currently working in kidney dialysis. Previous experience includes nursing in various NHS settings and nursing homes and as a university researcher doing research reviews and health economics costing/cost-effectiveness analyses for the NHS and Department of Health. From these and personal experiences she truly appreciates the value of Help & Care providing help to older/vulnerable people and those assisting them. She feels passionately about supporting the organisation as it plans for the future challenges of increasing need.