Ellen Schroder appointed as the Trust’s new chair

The NHS Trust Development Authority (NHS TDA) has confirmed the appointment of Ellen Schroder as the chair of the East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust. Ellen, who lives with her family in north London, will serve as the Trust’s chair for a four-year period from 1 April 2016 to 31 March 2020.

Ellen has been audit chair for the Camden Clinical Commissioning Group since its inception with responsibility for effective risk management and establishing good governance structures. As vice-chair, Ellen is part of a small group of clinical and executive leaders who have formed the CCG’s strategy and developed its business and organisational plan. In order to avoid any conflict of interest, she will be resigning from her role at the CCG on 31 March.