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Ashfield Public Governors


  • Mrs Sue Holmes - Public Governor - Ashfield

    Sue has been a governor since 2014 and has been the lead governor for the last three years. Prior to retirement Sue was a teacher at Shirebrook Comprehensive School and also served as a magistrate for 26 years.

    Since being elected as governor Sue has seen a tremendous improvement in the Trust and is committed to representing the public to ensure that a high quality of service is maintained for all patients and their families.


  • Mrs Jane Stubbings - Public Governor - Ashfield

    Jane has been a Volunteer Patient Representative for many years.  Having spent much time as an inpatient, Jane saw for herself lots of ways in which she could help as a volunteer and therefore became a member on the Patient Reference Group at King's Mill Hospital and was the Chair for the group for 3 years.  Jane was also a member on the MAS project for 3 years which helped with patient views on the build of the new hospital.  Jane joined the history group gathering information and photographs which now adorn the panels in the King's Mill Treatment Centre (KTC).  As a pain patient Jane co-founded the Chronic Pain Group which is now in its 24th year.  Jane joined the Nottinghamshire LINK as a volunteer and was also the Chair for 3 years.  Jane is currently the Chair for the Cancer Patient and Carer Group and also a member of the Citizens Board and Citizens Reference Panel.  Jane feels as a Governor she would like to help raise our hospital's CQC rating to outstanding and to put the patients best interests at the heart of everything the Trust does.


  • Mr Philip Marsh - Public Governor - Ashfield

    Philip is a lifelong resident of the area. Prior to retirement Philip worked in the NHS and the independent healthcare sector as a senior manager and board member. He has also served as a magistrate in various roles including Chair of the Bench. Philip is keen to use his experience and knowledge in his role as governor to help represent the interests of people in the Ashfield area.


  • Mr Kevin Stewart - Public Governor - Ashfield

    Kevin has previously held the title of governor for the Trust. He previously worked in the banking sector, specialising in healthcare, for 29 years.

    Kevin decided to undertake the role of governor as he is keen to try and add some value to the NHS from his own experience.