Janet is an experienced chief executive and has held CEO posts in Hull and East Yorkshire, Sheffield, North Yorkshire and Lancashire. She was most recently CEO of NHS Lancashire and interim area director for Lancashire, where she oversaw the transfer of responsibilities to the local CCGs, CSUs and LAT. Janet has significant experience in transformational change, working across whole systems of care and team/organisational development. Janet is a qualified and experienced coach and a CEDR accredited mediator. She was awarded the CBE for services to healthcare in 2002.