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Committee Details

Sheffield Health and Wellbeing Board

Purpose of committee


Sheffield’s Health and Wellbeing Board is a group of local GPs, local councillors, a representative of Sheffield citizens, and senior managers in the NHS and the local authority, all of whom seek to make local government and local health services better for local people and to deliver a single approach to improving the health and wellbeing of Sheffield residents.


The Board has a formal public meeting, normally four times per year, interspersed with engagement events and strategy development meetings.


Attending Meetings/Public Questions


Meetings of the Board are open to the public and members of the public can ask questions at meetings. There is a ‘Public Questions’ item on the agenda. You have to attend the meeting to ask your questions. If it is not possible to answer your question at the meeting, you will receive a written reply within 14 days.


If you would like to ask a question at a meeting of the Board, please contact Democratic Services (email


Recording is allowed at meetings of the Board under the direction of the Chair of the meeting. The protocol on audio/visual recording and photography provides further information.



  • Chief Superintendent Stuart Barton    South Yorkshire Police
  • Dr Nikki Bates    Governing Body Member, Clinical Commissioning Group
  • Jayne Brown    Sheffield Health & Social Care Trust
  • Abby Brownsword  (Secretary) 
  • Sarah Burt  (Substitute Member) 
  • Steve Chu   
  • Karen Curran  (Substitute Member) 
  • Councillor Dawn Dale  (Substitute Member) 
  • Lucy Davies   
  • Maddy Desforges   
  • Nicki Doherty    Director of Delivery Care out of Hospital, Clinical Commissioning Group
  • Ian Drayton   
  • Councillor Jackie Drayton    Cabinet Member for Children and Young People
  • Greg Fell    Director of Public Health, Sheffield City Council
  • Jane Ginniver   
  • Laura Haslam   
  • James Henderson  (Substitute Member) 
  • Phil Holmes    Director of Adult Services, Sheffield City Council
  • Dr Terry Hudsen  (Chair) 
  • Brian Hughes  (Substitute Member) 
  • David Hughes    Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • Mike Hunter  (Reserve) 
  • Alison Knowles    Locality Director, NHS England
  • Councillor George Lindars-Hammond   
  • Laraine Manley    Executive Director, Place
  • Clare Mappin    The Burton Street Foundation
  • Paul McCurry   
  • Dr Zak McMurray    Clinical Director, Clinical Commissioning Group
  • Alison Metcalfe   
  • Prof Chris Newman   
  • Judy Robinson    Chair, Healthwatch Sheffield
  • Eleanor Rutter  (Substitute Member) 
  • Toni Schwarz   
  • Lesley Smith   
  • Sara Storey   
  • Mark Tuckett   
  • Dawn Walton  (Substitute Member) 
  • Delphine Waring   
  • David Warwicker   
  • Councillor Paul Wood   

Contact information

Support officer: Abby Brownsword, Principal Committee Secretary. Email:

Phone: 0114 273 5033