Our Chair

We have a 'revolving' chair which means that a different member of our executive board chairs each meeting.

Our Board

Vanessa Scott

Projects Portfolio Manager: Healthwatch Bath & North East Somerset & Healthwatch Swindon

Diana Hall Hall

Healthwatch link volunteer for the Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust (RUH)

Ann Harding

Healthwatch link volunteer for Virgin Care (B&NES community health and care services)

Kay Hinde

Healthwatch link volunteer for Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust (AWP)

Susan Thompson

NHS complaints advocate (co-opted from seAp Advocacy)

Roger Tippings

Healthwatch lead volunteer for Enter and View and Quality

Melanie Hilton 

Healthwatch lead volunteer for Children and Young People

Past Board papers

We make the papers for our public Board meetings available online. We also publish a summary of what was discussed. Check out our past meetings to read more.

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More information about the function of the Executive Board can be found in the Terms of Reference.

Executive Board Terms of Reference