Anne McPherson

Anne McPherson

Adviser to the Board

Anne was appointed as an adviser to the Trust Board on 1 April 2020, having previously served as a Non Executive Director from 1 October 2010 to 31 March 2020. She is a nurse and midwife with extensive board level experience. Anne was Chief Nurse for the former health authorities in Hertfordshire and held several other Director of Nursing posts, including at an integrated NHS trust. Anne was Executive Officer for the Nurse Directors Association and Associate Consultant for the International Hospitals Group where she was involved in commissioning new hospitals overseas. She is also a Specialist Advisor for the Care Quality Commission.

Anne has also served as a non-executive director for Dacorum Primary Care Trust and West Hertfordshire Primary Care Trust and as a Trustee for Isabel Hospice. She was also Independent Lay Chair for NHS England’s Central Midlands and East Performers List Decision Panel. In January 2015, Anne was awarded the MBE for services to nursing and healthcare.

Appointment history 

• Appointed 4 April 2020 to 30 June 2020
• Extended until 31 October 2020