Dr Lorna Gibson CMgr FCMI

Lorna GibsonLorna is currently Operations Manager at Chelsea and Westminster NHS Foundation Trust. Prior to this, she was General Manager at University College London Hospitals NHS Foundations Trust in Gastrointestinal Services, and before this, Head of Research and Innovation at Great Ormond Street NHS Foundation Trust.

She has over 10 years' experience in management. Her sector experience includes the clinical operations in healthcare, research, and Higher Education sector senior management.

Her previous posts include being Divisional Manager of Surgery and Interventional Science at University College London, Business Manager for the National Medical Laser Centre, and Administrative Officer at King’s College London.

Lorna is a Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute and a Chartered Manager.  She also holds a PhD from Royal Holloway, University of London, and is author of several academic publications.  She is currently on the NHS Leadership Academy’s Elizabeth Garrett Anderson programme.

After being a co-opted member for a year, Lorna was elected to the Board in 2012 for a 3 year term.  She is Chair of the Women in Management Advisory Committee and also serves on the Nominations Committee.

Area of interest: Gender diversity in leadership

Type: Presidential Team and Trustees