Our board features a mix of PCN clinical directors, including GPs, nurses, pharmacists and paramedics as well as strong representation from the PCN manager community.
South West representatives
Kat Dalby-WelshVice Chair, PCN Network, Nurse Clinical Director for Yeovil PCN
Kat is a nurse and works within both primary and secondary care – her specialist interest is complex care and care homes.
Gary LendenClinical Director for Sound PCN
He is experienced in system integration of primary to acute care and developing innovative solutions to patient service delivery.
Simone YuleGP Clinical Director for The Vale Network PCN
Simone has been a GP for the last 24 years specialising in substance misuse and addiction treatment, psychiatry and women's health.
South East representatives
Emma RayPCN Manager for Canterbury and North & South PCNs
Emma has worked in primary care management in Kent for over 16 years. She is currently executive manager at Canterbury Medical Practice.
Jenny BostockNurse Clinical Director for Ramsgate PCN
Jenny has worked in primary care for the past 25 years. She is clinical director for Ramsgate PCN and an advanced nurse practitioner.
Rupa JoshiGP Clinical Director for Wokingham North PCN
Rupa has been a frontline GP for 18 years and is the managing partner of Woodley Centre Surgery and co-clinical director of Wokingham North PCN.
Sy GanesaratnamGP Clinical Director for East Merton PCN
Sy has been a GP for 14 years. He is a GP principal and PCN clinical director for East Merton PCN.
Tara HumphreyPCN Manager for Cranbrook PCN
Tara is the PCN manager at Cranbrook PCN in Redbridge covering eight practices and a population of 50,000.
East of England representatives
Jolene ParkesNurse Clinical Director for North Norfolk PCN
Jo is a nurse with a special interest in chronic disease management and is passionate about general practice nursing.
Sian StanleyGP Clinical Director for Stort Valley and Villages PCN
Sian has been a GP partner for the last four years in Bishop Stortford at a practice with 17,000 patients.
Sue Truman (PhD)PCN Manager for East Basildon PCN
Sue is the chair of the East Basildon Primary Care Network, and manages the PCN as an interim consultant manager.
Aruna GarceaGP Clinical Director for Leicester City and Universities PCN
Aruna is a GP principal and trainer at the University Practice in Leicester and a clinical director of Leicester City and Universities PCN.
Robana Hussain MillsNurse Deputy Clinical Director Nottingham City East PCN
Robana has worked in primary care for 18 years and is the deputy clinical director of Nottingham City East PCN.
Rakesh MarwahaPCN Manager for Erewash PCN
Rakesh is managing partner and chief executive of Erewash PCN (100k), Primary Care Provider company and COVID-19 programme director (LVS).
North West representatives
Dan BunstoneGP Clinical Director for Warrington Innovation Network PCN
Dan is clinical director of Warrington Innovation Network (WIN) in Warrington, Cheshire and lead GP at a new and expanding surgery in Chapelford.
Drew CarrollParamedic Clinical Director for Manchester City Centre and Ancoats PCN
Drew is an advanced clinical practitioner with a paramedic background. He is the clinical director of Manchester’s City Centre and Ancoats PCN.
Mark SpencerGP Clinical Director for Fleetwood PCN
Mark has been a GP principal at the Mount View Practice in Fleetwood since 1991.
North East and Yorkshire representatives
Brigid JoughinGP Clinical Director for Newcastle Outer West PCN
A GP in Throckley for 26 years, Brigid was mental health lead for Newcastle Gateshead CCG for two years.
Hazel TaylorNurse Clinical Director for Washington PCN
Hazel has worked in primary care for 34 years, initially as a district nursing sister then advanced nurse practitioner for 26 years.
Paula EvansGP Clinical Director for South Hambleton and Ryedale
Paula is a GP partner clinical director of South Hambleton and Ryedale PCN in rural North Yorkshire, with seven practices serving a population of 35k.