Leadership and structure

We're an independent charity run by a team of expert Trustees drawn from the fields of nursing, research, education and industry.

Dr Jeannie Donnelly PhD., Dip. Wound Healing & Tissue Repair, B.Sc. (Hon’s) Health Studies incorporating the RCN Nurse Practitioner ProfessioLead Nurse Tissue Viability, Belfast Health & Social Care Trust, Honorary Senior Lecturer, School of Nursing, Queens University Belfast

Jeannie Donnelly

Chair

Belfast

Jeannie is Chair of the Society of Tissue Viability and qualified as a Registered Nurse in Belfast in 1988. She spent the first 8 years of her career working in a Fracture Trauma Unit Read more…

Linda Primmer - Vice Chair of the SoTV

Linda Primmer

Vice Chair

Lothian

Linda is Community Tissue Viability Nurse Specialist in Edinburgh, East & Mid Lothian for NHS Lothian. Read more…

Fran Norman (was Spratt), Lead Nurse Tissue Viability, Southampton University Hospitals, NHS Foundation Trust

Fran Norman (was Spratt)

Treasurer

Southampton

Fran has 30 years nursing experience based mainly within an acute environment. She has been a Tissue Viability nurse for 17 years and has been lead for the service at Southampton for the last 13 years. Read more…

Ina Farrelly, SoTV Trustee

Ina Farrelly

Trustee

New Zealand

Ina is a Podiatrist specialising in biomechanics as it relates to wound care and lymphoedema Read more…

Sarah Gardner, SoTV Trustee

Sarah Gardner

Trustee

Sarah spent 40 years working within the NHS with much of this time in the community. Read more…

Dr Clare Greenwood, Trustee of the SoTV

Clare Greenwood

Trustee

Leeds

Clare has worked as a Senior Clinical Nurse Specialist in Tissue Viability at Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust for the last 11 years. Read more…

David Hibbitt, Society of Tissue Viability Trustee

David Hibbitt

Trustee

UK

David is passionate about wounds, clinicians and patient outcomes. Read more…

Natasha Levy, Society of Tissue Viability Trustee

Natasha Levy

Trustee

Huddersfield

Natasha is a Senior Lecturer in Podiatry at the University of Huddersfield, where she has worked since 2010, Read more…

Liang Liu, Trustee of the Society of Tissue Viability

Liang Liu

Trustee

London

Dr Liang Qin Liu is currently a Research Fellow / Lecturer in Centre for the Critical Research in Nursing and Midwifery (CCRNM) Read more…

Jane Munro, Society of Tissue Viability Trustee

Jane Munro

Co-opted Trustee

Scotland

Jane is a Lecturer in Nursing and Adult Health at the School of Health and Life Sciences, Read more…

Vicky Murray, Society of Tissue Viability Trustee

Victoria Murray

Trustee

UK

Victoria works across the North Europe Region as Scientific Affairs and Education Specialist Read more…

Sharon Neill. SoTV Trustee

Sharon Neill

Trustee

Belfast

Sharon is a Lecturer in Nursing at Ulster University. Read more…

Prof. Jane Nixon, SoTV Trustee

Jane Nixon

Trustee

Leeds

Jane Nixon is Professor of Tissue Viability and Clinical Trials Research and Deputy Director at the Clinical Trials Read more…

Samantha Rooney, Trustee of the SoTV

Samantha Rooney

Co-opted Trustee

Birmingham

Samantha is a Senior Physiotherapist working in Neuro Critical Care at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham Read more…

Sharon Scattergood. Society of Tissue Viability Trustee

Sharon Scattergood

Co-opted Trustee

Barnsley

Sharon worked in the nurse-led leg ulcer clinic once a week in her first job as a newly qualified nurse on a general surgical ward Read more…

Joanna Swan, Trustee for the Society of Tissue Viablity

Joanna Swan

Trustee

Birmingham

Joanna qualified as an RGN in 1994 and worked on a liver unit where her interest in tissue viability (TV) began. Read more…

Gill Sykes Society of Tissue Viability Trustee

Gill Sykes

Trustee

Harrogate

Gill has over 30 years of experience as a specialist podiatrist Read more…

Connie Traynor, Society of Tissue Viability Trustee

Connie Traynor

Trustee

Glasgow

Connie has long had an interest in tissue viability and wound repair. Read more…

Samantha Wharton, Trustee of the SoTV

Samantha Wharton

Trustee

Buckinghamshire

Sam is a tissue viability specialist nurse at Buckinghamshire NHS trust. Read more…

Kate Williams, Trustee of the SoVT

Kate Williams

Trustee

Leeds

Kate has worked as a community tissue viability nurse (TVN) for 15 years Read more…