Joanne Thurston - director of business and organisational development
Jo was appointed in March 2008 having previous served as Deputy Director of Performance and Organisational Development for NHS Birmingham East and North. Prior to working in a PCT, Jo worked in a range of senior operational roles at a number of acute trusts and the ambulance service in the region. Since being in post, Jo has undertaken the roles of Director of Performance and Organisational Development and Director of Compliance and Assurance before her latest change in portfolio.
Roles / Responsibilities:
In her role as Director of Business and Organisational Development, Jo Thurston is a key driver is responsible for implementing a transformational approach to the delivery of the Trusts strategy and provides business planning and service redesign support to the clinical services. Business planning anddevelopment, partnership working, service transformation and innovation, IT, communications and organisational development and also sit in this portfolio.
Base: Trust Headquarters, Priestley Wharf
Telephone: 0121 466 7015
Executive Assistant: Julia Close 0121 466 7025