Currently a full time carer, John spent 26 years in financial services, latterly in corporate governance, holding business studies, law and finance qualifications.
John is particularly interested in representing the interests of adults of working age, older people, carers and people with mental health diagnoses. He brings experience, enthusiasm, an open mind and a keen eye for detail to the role of Healthwatch Oldham Governor.
John is also currently Lead Governor of Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust, a Support Services Volunteer for the Alzheimer’s Society, Treasurer of Oldham Dementia Carers Group and Oldham Lifestory Steering Group. John is also involved in a number of other local health-related groups and committees.