Council of Governors

The Council of Governors are responsible for ensuring our direction relates to local needs. Their specific role is to:

  • Hold the non-executive directors individually and collectively to account for the performance of the board of directors.
  • Represent the interests of the members of the trust as a whole and the interests of the public.
  • Comply with the NHS Foundation Trust Code of Governance.

What are the governors? Find out more.

Next Council of Governors Meeting Dates

Wednesday 20 June 2018
5.30pm – 8pm
J1 Boardroom, Brighton General Hospital BN2 3EW

Wednesday 19 September 2018
5.30pm – 8pm
J1 Boardroom, Brighton General Hospital BN2 3EW

Wednesday 5 December 2018
5.30pm – 8pm
J1 Boardroom, Brighton General Hospital BN2 3EW

Wednesday 20 March 2019
5.30pm – 8pm
J1 Boardroom, Brighton General Hospital BN2 3EW

Council of Governor Papers and Minutes

Our Council of Governors

Our current Council of Governors include:

Public Governors

  • Adur: Martin Osment.
  • Arun: David McGill.
  • Brighton & Hove: Stan Pearce, David Romaine, Andrew Partington.
  • Chichester: John Nicholson.
  • Crawley: Ratnam Nadarajah.
  • High Weald Lewes and Havens: Tim Sayers.
  • Horsham: Lilian Bold.
  • Mid Sussex: Edward Belsey.
  • Worthing: Wayne Hoban.
  • Adjacent Communities: Vacant.

Staff Governors

  • Nurses: Julie Warwick, Ngaire Cox.
  • Doctors & dentists: Jennifer Parry.
  • Support staff: Anita Sturdey.
  • Therapists, allied health professionals & healthcare assistants: Vacant.

For more details of the election please see:

Find more information about our Council of Governors at our Foundation Trust Membership Strategy, or contact us by email SC-TR.SCTMembership@nhs.net, or by phone on 01273 696011 ext.3115.