Jane McGrath

Director, West London Collaborative

Before becoming unwell, Jane was an account director at a leading public relations company and a lecturer in contemporary communications at University of The Arts London. As a result of her experience she is now active in campaigning for improvement in mental health services. She has worked closely with West London Mental Health Trust as a service-user consultant since 2008, developing innovative co-production projects that put experts by experience in equal partnership with professionals. In 2015 she became chief executive of West London Collaborative, a community interest company that delivers authentic partnerships to help NHS organisations and commissioners solve complex problems using co-production and other innovative tools.