Sue took up her post as non-executive Chair of PSNC on 1st September 2019. Sue is the Vice Chair and Senior Independent Director at Clarion Housing Group and Chairs Clarion Futures and the Katie Piper Foundation. During her executive career she was for 10 years the CEO of St John Ambulance and the interim CEO of the Nursing and Midwifery Council. She is a former senior civil servant who worked for a range of Government Departments including as a Director General at the Department for Transport and the Director at the Home Office responsible for leading work on tackling drug misuse. She also led an Independent review of children and young people’s palliative care for the Secretary of State for Health.