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Council of governors

The council of governors' (COG) responsibilities include representing the interests of our members, the appointment and removal of the chairman and non-executive directors, influencing the plans and priorities of the trust and monitoring the performance of the trust against its strategic direction and targets. 

The council of governors' made the following response to the Dorset Clinical Services Review Consultation in February 2017: click here 

Council of governors:

Elected representatives for Bournemouth

 Brian Newman

Brian Newman

Jan Hanlon

Jan Hanlon, Public Governor

                                        

Elected representatives for Poole

 Paul Chappell 

Paul Chappell

 

Christine Cooney

Christine Cooney, Public Governor          

 

John Daniels

John Daniels, Public Governor

Sarah Holmes MBE

Sarah Holmes, public governor 

Carol MorganCarol Morgan

Richard Negus

Richard Negus, public governor

 Linda Nother

 

Linda Nother

 Sandra Yeoman

(lead governor)

Sandra Yeoman

                                                                                                       

Elected representatives for Purbeck, East Dorset and Christchurch

 

 Geoffrey Carleton

(deputy chairman)

Geoffrey Carlton

Marilyn Osner

 

Marilyn Osner, public governor

Subrata Sen

Subrata Sen

 

 

Elected representative for North and West Dorset, Weymouth, Portland and rest of England

James Myles

James Myles, public governor

 

Elected staff representatives

 Lucy Parker

(clinical staff) Lucy Parker, Staff Governor

John Payne

(clinical staff) 

John Payne, Staff Governor

Frances Rye 

(clinical staff) 

Frances Rye, Staff Governor

Graham Whittaker

(non-clinical staff)

Graham Whittaker

 

                                           

Nominated representatives from partner organisations

 

Cllr David Jones, Dorset County Council

 

 

Dr David Richardson, Dorset Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG)

David Richardson, appointed governor

 

Cllr Ann Stribley, Borough of Poole

Ann Stribley, appointed governor

 

Sonal Minocha, Bournemouth University

 

Bobbie Dove, Bournemouth Borough Council

Appointed governor

 

Public meetings

Our council of governors meetings are open to the public. Find out when the next meeting takes place and read papers from previous meetings at:

Public council meetings

Get in touch

Phone handset graphicTo contact one of your local governors, please contact the company secretary team:

Tel: 01202 448723
Email: members.contact@poole.nhs.uk

Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Longfleet Road, Poole, Dorset BH15 2JB. Tel: 01202 665511

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