Independent Board Member
Bernard was appointed to the Board of CCW as Chair of the Central and Eastern region in 2013, and became an Independent Board member in 2020.
Bernard is a qualified doctor with postgraduate training in Public Health. He had a long NHS career working as a Director of Public Health, Chief Executive of a Strategic Health Authority, and was the first CEO of the NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement. He is Professor of Medical Leadership at Warwick Business School. He has lived and worked in the Midlands for more than 25 years.
Bernard is paid £11,718 a year for three days a month. His appointment runs until 31 January 2021.