Secondary Care Clinician – Derek Cruickshank Derek qualified in Aberdeen in 1980 and worked in Teesside since 1993 as a Consultant at South Tees Foundation Trust, retiring from clinical practice in 2017. He set up and led the Tertiary Gynaecological Oncology Network Service in the south of the region, with the centralisation of complex gynaecological […]
Mark Pickering Chief Finance Officer Mark is a qualified accountant, a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), a member of The Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA) and has a master’s degree in Applied Financial Management. He has worked in finance and performance for a variety of NHS and Local […]
Karen has 30 years’ experience of working in the public sector including Health, Social Care, Local Government and Education.
A qualified accountant, her roles have included Finance Director, planning, policy development, performance, governance, procurement and contract management as well as managerial responsibility for HR, data services, facilities and IT.
She is currently Assistant Principal: Corporate Services at Hartlepool College of Further Education.
Karen is also Chair of Governance and Risk Committee and Member of Primary Care Commissioning Committee, Audit Committee and Remuneration Committee.