Lesley’s professional background is in Human Resource Management. Lesley held senior management roles in Industry and within the NHS. In the latter part of her career, she was Head of an Academic Department and the Director of the Institute of Vocational Learning, Faculty of Health and Social Care, based at London Southbank University.
Lesley also held non-executive roles in the NHS for over twenty years. Lesley most recently was the Deputy Chair and Chair of the Audit Committee at a CCG, she also had the lead Lay Member Governance role, which included working across the Health System with the creation of Integrated Boards and Care Systems.
Lesley was Chair and continues as a Trustee of a Charity /Social Enterprise, focusing on the Care of the Elderly with an emphasis on supporting the well-being of clients with Dementia.