Barbara Gregory, Non-Executive Director, Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Barbara Gregory has worked at senior management level in the NHS since 1993, including 15 years at Board level in a number of organisations in different parts of the health system – including as a Director of Finance in an NHS organisation that manages similar services to the Trust. She has an excellent working knowledge gained from first hand experience of the health and social care system and has also been involved in the Strategic Transformation Programme in Cornwall.
Barbara has also worked closely with senior colleagues from the Local Authority on the integration of provision and commissioning and the opportunities for the devolution of expenditure to providers as part of the potential development of Accountable Care organisations/systems.
Barbara is a joint Non-Executive Director on the Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust and Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust Boards.