Cath Baldry is one of our Directors Emeritus, after retiring from her role as Director of Nursing and Education in 2013. Cath began her nursing career in 1964 and had her first contact with Queenscourt in 1985 when she joined fundraising efforts to help establish the hospice. She began working for Queenscourt in 1991 as a nurse and advanced her career first in nursing and then in education. Although now retired, Cath still works on a part-time basis as an Education Facilitator for Queenscourt, as well as volunteering once again to help fundraise.
Ann Throp is now one of our Directors Emeritus, after retiring from her role as Director of Non Clinical Services in 2013. Previously Ann worked at the hospice as our Hospice Administrator and as a trustee on the staffing sub committee in the early 90's, prior to the opening of Queenscourt. Ann has over 20 years of experience in HR and management roles across the NHS.