Centre Staff
Judy Kurth
Judy Kurth

Centre Director

Dr Christopher Gidlow
Dr Chris Gidlow

Academic Director

Dr Rachel Massie
Dr Rachel Massie

Research Officer

Matilda M Hanjari
Matilda M Hanjari

Research Associate

Fiona McCormack
Fiona McCormack

Research Officer

Esther Knight
Esther Knight

Centre Administrator

Doctoral Researchers
Louise Summerfield
Louise Summerfield

Researcher

Kostas Spyropoulos
Kostas Spyropoulos

Researcher

Board Members

The CHAD Board is responsible for the overall governance and strategic direction of the centre.

Professor Sian Griffiths
Professor Sian Griffiths

Independent Chair

To Be Confirmed

Vice Chair

Professor Elizabeth Barnes
Professor Elizabeth Barnes

Vice Chancellor, Staffordshire University

Dr Nigel Thomas
Dr Nigel Thomas

Dean of Faculty of Health Sciences, Staffordshire University

Dr Lesley Mountford
Dr Lesley Mountford

Director of Public Health, Stoke on Trent City Council

Dr Chris Weiner

Director of Public Health, Staffordshire County Council

Executive Management Team

The Executive Management Team monitors the centre activities and budget.

Judy Kurth
Judy Kurth

Centre Director

Dr Nigel Thomas
Dr Nigel Thomas

Dean of Faculty of Health Sciences, Staffordshire University

Professor Zafar Iqbal
Professor Zafar Iqbal

Consultant in Public Health, Stoke on Trent City Council

Jackie Small

Deputy Director of Public Health, Staffordshire County Council

Professor Marc Jones

Associate Dean for Scholarship, Enterprise and Research

Dr Christopher Gidlow
Dr Chris Gidlow

Academic Director

Lisa Miceli
Lisa Miceli

Faculty Director of Business, Planning and Resources, Staffordshire University

Programme Management Group

This group has an operational role, undertaking research and evaluation activities to fulfil the centre’s aims. The PMG will comprise the listed Centre staff with additional members co-opted as required for specific projects.