Director of Strategy and Partnerships (Advisor to the Board)
Gordon qualified as a mental health nurse over 20 years ago and spent most of his early career working in front line roles across all clinical areas in mental health from children to older adults before becoming a clinical nurse specialist in Psychosocial Interventions. Throughout his career, Gordon has taken many senior leadership roles in the NHS, including leadership roles in Governance and Quality Improvement, several senior leadership roles in community and mental health trusts, acute Trusts and clinical commissioning groups. These include Director of Operations North East London Foundation Trust, Programme Director Barking and Dagenham CCG and Operations Director for Mental Health in Solent NHS Trust. More recently Gordon has been leading on the origination’s partnership with the Isle of Wight and is also providing leadership into the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Mental Health Programme.