Kim has been the Chief Operating officer for Healthwatch Thurrock since its inception in 2012, before that she managed Thurrock LINk since its beginning in 2009.

Thurrock LINK and then Healthwatch have sat as a project of TCVS since 2013, and Kim is also part of the TCVS Senior Management Team supporting the CEO (Kristina Jackson) and deputising in her absence.

Kim is very passionate about people having their say on the Health and Social Care Services provided for them within Thurrock and ensuring that those voices are heard at the highest level. She represents the voices at some high level strategic meetings including the Health and Wellbeing Board, Health Overview and Scrutiny Committee, Adults and Children’s Safeguarding Boards and Thurrock Clinical Commissioning Group Committees and Board. Healthwatch using their statutory powers have successfully challenged decisions that will affect Residents, Patients and Service Users and have achieved a good outcome for them.

In her spare time Kim enjoys walking with her 2 very lively Jack Russell’s, supporting Bath Rugby with her husband and being kept amused and busy with her 9 Grandchildren.

Tel: 01375 389883

Email:  [email protected]