Deborah is part of the leadership and organisational development team and has more than 20 years’ experience in the health care sector. For the past 10 years, she has worked as a consultant and strategic adviser to NHS organisations and boards, most recently as a partner in an international consulting practice. She began her career as an NHS management trainee and has held director posts in acute, commissioning and mental health organisations.
Deborah is passionate about supporting organisations to develop compassionate cultures that deliver high-quality care. Her interests include using occupational psychology and evidence-based approaches to develop leadership, OD strategy and OD interventions that make a demonstrable difference for staff and patients. She is experienced in team development and facilitation, and leadership and organisational development working with groups ranging in size from small teams to whole organisations.