Mandy, a registered nurse, is a senior manager specialising in change management and organisational development, with vast experience leading transformational change in both local and complex national organisations.
She works across public, private and voluntary health and social care sectors.
Mandy is currently a Senior Programme Manager for the European Joint Action on Frailty (ADVANTAGE JA) and an Associate Director with the Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland (The Alliance) focusing on developing improvement capacity and capability across the voluntary sector.
She previously worked as a leadership consultant with NHS Education for Scotland and established the national Leading Quality Network and national mentoring initiative. Her experience of QI collaboratives and leading a national cross sector improvement network developed skills to lead, manage and support transformational change.
Mandy is passionate about workforce development through networks, co-production, and collaborative learning and involving people, carers and service users to ensure their lived experience shapes new ways of working. She is a founding member of the UK-wide Q Initiative, led by the Health Foundation; hosts the IFIC Integrated Care Matters Webinar Series and is an executive coach.