OD Superstars

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Our OD Superstars aim to bring you some of the best in OD talent from across the NHS and beyond.  We're always on the look out for new superstars. If you know someone who has done some great OD work, please email do.od@nhsemployers.org

Our 2016 Superstars

March 2016 - Dusty, Lara and Jane

The team from Lincolnshire Community Health Services NHS Trust, share their thoughts, experiences and advice.

February 2016 - Jayne Topliss, Kaye Saxton-Lea and Harri Padden

With over 60 years of experience in the NHS between them, Jayne, Kay and Harri share their thoughts.

January 2016 - Agi Kertynska 

Our January Superstar is Agi Kertynska an Organisational Development Practitioner at Camden and Islington NHS Foundation Trust.

Our 2015 Superstars

December 2015 - Sarah Ball

Sarah Ball, head of OD and HR at Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust shares her thoughts.

November 2015 - Jamie Parker

We caught up with Jamie Parker, part of the OD team at NHS Blood and Transplant.

October 2015 - Carolyn Norgate
Carolyn is about to leave the NHS and take up a fab new OD role in the Civil Service.  We are really sad to be losing Carolyn and wanted to honour her work in the NHS by making her our very special OD Superstar the month.   

September 2015 - Kash Haroon 
This month we met Kash, OD manager at Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

August 2015 - Hazel Murgatroyd
We profile Hazel, OD lead at Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust. 

July 2015 - Kelly Angus
Kelly, deputy director of HR at Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, answers all our Do OD questions.

June 2015 - Dawn Jarvis
OD Superstar Dawn, director of people and OD at Doncaster and Bassetlaw Hospitals NHS Trust, shares what makes her tick.

May 2015 - Louise Hardy
Our May OD Superstar is Louise Hardy, OD consultant at South Devon and Torbay CCG.

April 2015 - NUH OD Team
The Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust OD Team: Rebecca, Ian and Paula are our April superstars.

March 2015 - Beverley Aylott
Our March OD Superstar is the wonderful Beverley Aylott, Head of Leadership at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust.

February 2015 - Kim Sales
Our February OD Superstar is Kim Sales, Associate Director for Workforce, Education & Development at Birmingham Women’s NHS Foundation Trust.

January 2015 - Lucy Rutter
Our January OD Superstar is Lucy Rutter, Head of OD at Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust.

Our 2014 Superstars

December 2014 - Rachael Hooker
Our December OD Superstar is Rachael Hooker, Assistant OD Lead at Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Trust. 

November 2014 - Richard French-Lowe
Our November OD Superstar is Richard French-Lowe, Workforce Development Manager at Camden & Islington NHS Foundation Trust. 

October 2014 - Caroline Mabey
Our October OD Superstar is Caroline Mabey, Deputy Director of Learning & OD for Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust.

September 2014 - Jo Davidson
Our September OD Superstar is Jo Davidson, Organisational Development Lead at Mersey Care NHS Trust. 

August 2014 - Barbara Kozlowska
August's OD Superstar is Barbara Kozlowska, Head of Organisational Development with the West Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust. 

July 2014 - Denise Bolger
Big hello to July's Superstar Denise Bolger, Head of Equality and Organisational Development at Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Trust.

June 2014 - Julia Petherbridge
June's Superstar is Julia Petherbridge, OD and Leadership consultant at Thames Valley Leadership Academy.

May 2014- Amanda Grindall
Our May Superstar is Amanda Grindall, the Director of Leadership at NHS Kent, Surrey and Sussex Leadership Collaborative (the Leadership Directorate of Health Education, Kent, Surrey and Sussex). 

April 2014 - Cat Carpenter
April's Superstar is Cat Carpenter, who is the Internal OD Lead at Greater East Midlands Commissioning Support Unit. 

March 2014 - Jodi Brown
Our March Superstar is Jodi Brown, Head of Innovation at Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust.

February 2014 - Cath Heaney
Our February OD Superstar is Cath Heaney, Learning and Development Change Lead at Frimley Park Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. 

January 2014 - Sue Whittam
Our first OD Superstar of 2014 is Sue Whittam, Associate Director for Organisational Effectiveness and Staff Engagement at Bolton NHS Foundation Trust. 

Our 2013 OD Superstars

Meet the OD Superstars of Guy's & St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust Carolyne Norgate, Hendrika Santer Bream and Paul Mulligan.  Also Steve Keyes, Head of OD at Leeds Community Healthcare NHS Trust. 


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