Adam Thwaites – Chair
Adam has worked extensively in change management and business development across both the public and private sectors. He has experience of working in the development of both healthcare commissioning and provision, and is currently the Head of Transformation for a large specialist NHS trust.
Retired civil servant (departmental experience); secretary of Horizon Gallery and member of Shape, awarding panel member for a variety of art, theatre, music competitions. Knowledge and experience of employment and HR matters, and a CoolTan participant.
Advice worker with knowledge of voluntary sector, personal experience of mental health issues. Assisted in setting up the charity in 1997. Has a variety of knowledge in policies, procedures and employment law.
Knowledge and interest in the arts, Southwark Council’s arts setup and personnel, former Mayor of Southwark.
Vicar of St John with St Andrew, Waterloo, a large inner London parish stretching from the South Bank nearly to the Elephant and Castle, and including a large diverse residential population, a considerable student presence, hostel residents and street homeless.