Katherine joined Healthcare Inspectorate Wales from the Department of Health and Social Care, EU exit operations team in January 2020 as Assistant Clinical Director and has now taken up the role of Director of Clinical Advice and Quality Governance in January 2022. In her role, Katherine provides professional, clinical, quality and health service expertise to ensure that the work of the Inspectorate retains credibility and reflects best practice.
Katherine is from and lives in North Wales and has extensive experience working in health care and health and social care inspection and regulation. Katherine is also a practicing Registered Nurse, with a special interest in urgent and acute care. Over the course of her career Katherine has held a number of senior clinical and professional leadership positions across the NHS, Care Quality Commission and British Civil Service.