Michelle joined the Trust in December 2006 from Calderstones NHS Trust, where she was Assistant Director of Finance. She was substantively appointed to the role of Executive Director of Finance for the Trust in September 2019, having ten years’ experience in the Deputy Director position.

She is a qualified accountant and member of the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA). An alumni of the National Financial Management Training Scheme, Michelle has trained and worked in a number of NHS organisations across North Wales and Lancashire, including North Wales Health Authority, Glan Clwyd and Wrexham Maelor hospitals and Burnley Healthcare NHS Trust.