Marie has over fifteen years’ experience working in the public sector in policy, consultation and public involvement. She has considerable experience of building and nurturing relationships with community groups and grass roots organisations, professional bodies, Royal Colleges, trades unions, the Department of Health and its equivalents in Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
In her role as a Policy Officer for a nursing and midwifery regulator for England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland she led a number of high profile projects that included partnering with key national organisations such as Help the Aged, Age Concern, Alzheimer’s Society, Mencap and Rethink.
Outside of her role at Aligned, Marie is focused on being a mum to her three amazing children. Her creative endeavours have taken her on unexpected journeys and into the artistic world of clay modelling and home decor.