Governing Body Membership


Mrs Moira Britton

Dr Moira Britton

College Governor

Moira was initially appointed as a College Governor on 4 October 2010.

Moira had a 34 year career in NHS management and held posts across the North East of England with experience of managing acute hospitals, community health services and mental health and learning disability services. For 15 years, Moira was the Chief Executive of NHS Trusts, which provided services to people with a mental health problem or a learning disability.

In 2003, Moira was awarded an OBE for services to the NHS.

In 2006, Moira was awarded an Honorary Degree by The University of Teesside.

Moira is a non-executive director on the board of Erimus Housing Ltd and also works as a relief Registrar in North Yorkshire performing civil wedding and civil partnership ceremonies.

Moira has over 20 years’ experience as a board member and her skills are in strategic management, leadership and the successful implementation of service and organisational change.

Moira is a passionate advocate of the rights of the most vulnerable groups in society and always aims to make a positive difference to the lives of the people she works alongside and the organisations she is involved with.

Moira is the current Chair of the newly formed Corporate Services Committee, which is an amalgamation of Employment Policy and Finance, Assets & General Purposes Committee.