Chief of Staff and Corporate Affairs (Advisor to the Board)
Rachel joined the NHS back in 2002 to support the establishment of the Patient Advice and Liaison Service. Prior to this she worked in a number of corporate sector industries including banking, recruitment and IT. Whilst in the NHS, Rachel has worked in a variety of corporate support and management roles and was heavily involved in the programme bringing the provider arms of both Southampton City PCT and Portsmouth City PCT together prior to the establishment of Solent NHS Trust in 2011.
In her current role, Rachel provides support and advice to the CEO as well as managing corporate affairs.