Who’s Who

Rowans Hospice Patrons

  • Mrs Mary Thistlethwayte
  • Mr Mark Thistlethwayte
  • Nigel Atkinson Esq
  • The Right Reverend Christopher Foster
  • Mr Fred Dinenage MBE
  • Mr Marcus Patrick

Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is responsible for governance. They give their time on a voluntary basis to ensure the Hospice is moving in the right direction.

  • Elizabeth Emms, Honorary Chairman
  • Wendy Greenish, Honorary Vice Chairman
  • Caroline Hewitt, Honorary Treasurer
  • Anne Powell
  • Eva Dixon
  • Geoffrey Page
  • Ian Young
  • Lisa Dickens
  • Roger Harrison
  • Tony Saunders
  • John Hughes, Co-opted Trustee
  • John Watkins, Co-opted Trustee

Honorary Vice-Presidents

  • Christine Banerjee
  • Ian Bott

Hospice Executive Group

Day-to-day management is the responsibility of the Hospice Executive Group.

  • Ruth White, Chief Executive
  • Theresa Bailey, Director of Marketing
  • Carol Milner, Director of People Services & Retail
  • Mark Van Wijk, Director of Finance
  • Dr P-J Morey,┬áMedical Director
  • Erika Lipscombe, Director of Clinical Services/Matron
  • Jenny Redman, Director of Quality