Cathy Elliott

Chair Designate
West Yorkshire Integrated Care Board

Biography

Cathy Elliott is Chair Designate of the Integrated Care Board within West Yorkshire’s Health & Care Partnership which serves a diverse population of 2.4 million people.

Alongside this role Cathy has a Ministerial appointment with the Department for Transport as the independent Chair of a Community, Environment & Local Economy funding programme for High Speed 2 Ltd. Cathy is a social policy advisor, and has worked with a range of not-for-profit organisations, particularly the national Power to Change Trust and the international community foundation movement.


Cathy was previously NHS Trust Chair of Bradford District Care FT and a NHS Non-Executive Director in the Greater Manchester Integrated Care System, and prior to that Chief Executive of Community Foundations for Lancashire and Merseyside, alongside being a trustee of the national UK Community Foundations. Cathy is a Senior International Fellow of the City University of New York’s Centre on Philanthropy & Civil Society; a Clore Social Leadership Fellow; a post-graduate of Bayes Business School; a graduate of the University of Manchester; and is currently studying as a West Yorkshire Health Equity Fellow via the School of Public Health at University of Leeds.

Twitter: @MargotElliott