Caroline joined Newcastle Hospitals as Director of Communications and Engagement in October 2018, and became Assistant Chief Executive in September 2019.
Her role encompasses ensuring that the Trust communicates well with our patients, staff and other stakeholders. She is also responsible for Corporate Governance, External Affairs, the Chief Executive's Directorate and the Trust's Charity.
Previously, Caroline has extensive experience of partnership working, communications, public involvement and NHS governance. She has worked in the private and voluntary sectors as well as NHS commissioning and mental health provider organisations.
Caroline is a graduate of Liverpool University and the John Lewis Partnership Graduate Training scheme. She became a Chartered member of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (Chart.PR) in 2019.