Sarah-Jane has been the Chief Executive of Birmingham Children's Hospital for almost 11 years now, achieving an Outstanding CQC rating before integrating with Birmingham Women's in 2017 to create the first Women's and Children's Trust in Europe. She is also responsible for Forward Thinking Birmingham, a unique mental health partnership for 0-25 year olds.
In 2016, Sarah-Jane was asked to Chair the NHS England/Improvement Maternity Transformation Programme, overseeing the implementation of Better Births, and this national leadership role was recently extended to Children and Young People's Transformation too. Sarah-Jane is also leading on ICS Development for the Birmingham and Solihull STP.
Sarah-Jane's passions are exceeding the expectations of patients and families, and making Birmingham Women’s and Children’s the very best place to work, whilst supporting leaders from all backgrounds to achieve their full potential.