Derbyshire Public Governors
Mrs Valarie Bacon - Public Governor - Derbyshire
Valerie worked as a Ward Sister before she retired. Valerie has worked as a nurse in both acute and local community hospitals, as a district nursing sister in the community and as a nursing home manager in the private sector including dementia care.
Mr Andrew Berridge - Public Governor - Derbyshire
Andrew was Elected as a Public Governor for Derbyshire in 2017. Andrew currently works from home making and selling novelty items and is also a member of the Village Surgery PPG (Patient Participation Group). The NHS means alot to Andrew as without the health service he would be deaf in one ear and blind in one eye.