Jackie has a nursing background and is responsible for the leadership development and delivery of existing and new clinical services.

Whilst nursing, Jackie was a District Nurse and then specialised in tissue viability, she then moved on to management and has held numerous senior management and director level roles within the healthcare sector.

Jackie formed part of the original contracted project support team, and has taken a key role development and establishment of the Rochdale Health Alliance. Jackie’s role involves working as part of the core Senior Management team in conjunction with the Board of Clinical Directors, and her portfolio includes strategic engagement with key partners and agencies within the local health and social care sector.