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RCN West Midlands Region

Regional Board

The board meets four times each year. If you wish to observe a board meeting or contact a board member, please email westmidlands.region@rcn.org.uk.

About the board

The board advises and supports the Regional Director in setting and delivering the RCN's priorities in the region. It meets four times a year and its members are elected by the regional membership.

It also advances the RCN's aims and objectives to:

  • promote the art and science of nursing, and the better education and training of nurses
  • promote the advancement of nursing as a profession in all or any of its branches
  • promote the professional standing and interests of members of the nursing profession
  • assist nurses who due to adversity, ill health or otherwise are in need of assistance
Minutes of open sessions of board meetings are available on request by emailing westmidlands.region@rcn.org.uk.
Board member Name
RCN Council Member
Sue Warner
RCN Council Member  Tracey Budding
Black Country branch Merry Pearcey
Birmingham West and Sandwell branch Chris Barber
Birmingham East & North and Solihull branch      Gemma Chance
Coventry and Warwickshire branch Anne Rouse
Herefordshire branch Liz Brasnett
North Staffordshire branch
Colin Burgess
South Staffordshire branch
John Kelsall
South Birmingham branch Becky Hoskins 
Shropshire branch
Cathy Briggs
Worcestershire branch Shaunee Irvine