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Board of Trustees

Craig MurrayChair

Julie DowdneyVice Chair

  • Angela Carlin, Trustee for Scotland

  • Declan McClements, Trustee for Northern Ireland

  • Claire McEntee, Trustee for the Republic of Ireland 

  • Patrick Reedy, Trustee for Wales 

  • Deborah Podmore, Trustee for North of England

  • Rebecca Pinches, Trustee for Midlands and East of England

  • Kelly MacKenzie, Trustee for South of England

  • Krishan Parmar, Chair of Leaders of the Orthoptic Profession (LOOP) Steering Committee

British and Irish Orthoptic Trade Union (BOSTU)

Council of Experts

  • Helen Davis, Chair of Education & Professional Development Committee (EPDC)

  • Kerry Hanna, Research and Innovation Director

  • Fiona Bush, Public Health Lead

  • Marian Owoniyi, Equalities, Diversity & Inclusion Lead

  • Holly Kniazewycz, New Graduate Representative

  • Gemma Arblaster, Editor of British and Irish Orthoptic Journal (BIOJ)

  • Nadia Northway, Representative for OCE (Orthoptistes de la Communauté Européenne/ European Orthoptic Committee)

  • Jignasa Mehta, Representative for the International Orthoptic Association (IOA)

For all general queries email [email protected] or call us on 0121 728 5633.

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