Amanda Sherlock

Amanda started her career as an occupational therapist before moving into a variety of NHS general management and director roles working across acute, mental health and community services.

She spent time at the Department of Health leading the strategy and performance portfolio for the eastern region and steering through the transition programme of Primary Care Groups to Primary Care Trust status. Moving into care regulation to set up the first national regulator for care, she spent several years in regulation culminating in holding the post of Director of Operations for the Care Quality Commission.

Amanda now works for a large commercial organisation where she is responsible for quality, risk and governance for health and social care services.