Mary has led Westbank’s development from a small practice based volunteer scheme, to one providing a wide range of health and care services across the South West. She is highly experienced in strategic development, change, project, and performance management. She has also led Westbank’s pioneering development of consortia working, with the organisation now working with, or distributing funding to, over 30 other charities.

Mary has served on a national committee advising the Department of Health on volunteering in the NHS. Mary is a former Non - Executive Director of the Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Trust, and Chair of Exeter Primary Care Trust. She has also been Chair of Devon Children’s Trust.

Outside of work, Mary enjoys her family, her dancing class and going to the theatre.