Council of Governors

The Council of Governors has an important role to play in the governance of the Trust. They represent the interests of the members as a whole and the interests of the public. They also hold the Non-Executive Directors to account for the performance of the Board of Directors.

The Council of Governors Annual report gives information on what the Council achieved during the year.

Please click for: Council of Governors Annual Reports

Following the implementation of the Health and Social Care Act (2012), the composition of the Council of Governors has changed.

Our Council of Governors consists of:

  •  Public Governors (9)
  •  Staff Governors (3)
  •  Stakeholder Governors (3)
  •  Total Council of Governors (15)

Governor Elections

Elections took place in October 2017, the results are as follows:


Results of the Governor Elections October 2017



Number of  vacant posts

Elected Governor

Staff Governors




Kate Chaffey

1 vacancy remains 

Public Governors




Colin Chapman

North Wales


Martin Coggon

West Midlands


Russell Luckock

Cheshire and Merseyside


Katrina Morphet



If you are interested in becoming a governor you can get more information from our Governors Information pack or by contacting

Contact the Governors

You can email the Public or Staff Governors using the email address below: