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The Trustees have responsibility for directing the affairs of the charity, ensuring that Thames Hospice meets its strategic objectives whilst complying with charity law and the Charity Commission requirements.

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The Board

The Thames Hospice Board is Chaired by Jonathan Jones. The Trustees have been carefully selected for their breadth of experience in the medical, commercial and charity sectors.

Full board meetings are held every three months at Thames Hospice, Windsor Road, Maidenhead, SL6 2DN.

Jonathan Jones (Chair)

Jonathan joined the Thames Hospice Board in 2011 and became Chair in 2018. He retired from Heatherwood & Wexham Park NHS Hospitals FT in 2012, after 22 years as a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon.

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Chris Aitken

Chris is a graduate of Edinburgh University and has had a career in agribusiness and the food industry, specialising in supply chain management. He has had director roles in procurement, manufacturing and supply chain across Europe for Nestle and United Biscuits.

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Bruce Montgomery

Bruce worked at Frimley Park Hospital as a Consultant Urologist for 22 years, during which time he was lead for Urology, Clinical Director for Surgery and Chair of the pioneering End of Life Steering Group. Bruce was also the training program director for Urology in KSS Deanery.

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Andy Ka

Andy joined the Board of Trustees at Thames Hospice in 2017 and Chairs the Finance and Investment Committee.

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Judith Kinder

Judith became a Thames Hospice Trustee in 2017 after a long career as a GP and Senior Partner in a Maidenhead practice.

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Craig Linton

For over 20 years Craig has been helping charities improve their fundraising results. He is a successful consultant and author and works with fundraisers around the globe.

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Catherine McLaughlin

Catherine brings a wealth of experience, knowledge and expertise to the Thames Hospice board following a successful career specialising in paediatrics and community nursing.

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Jon Toohey

Jon joined the Thames Hospice Board in 2020 and is on the HR & Nominations Committee and Finance & Investment Committee.

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Nilesh Shah

Nilesh joined the Board of Trustees at Thames Hospice in 2020 and sits on the Finance and Investment and Income Generation and Marketing Committees.

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Janet King

Starting her career in the civil service, Janet King joined Frimley Park Hospital in 1987 working for West Surrey and North East Hants Health Authority as Personnel Manager.

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Board reports

The Thames Hospice Board of Trustees meets every quarter to discuss and make decisions on Thames Hospice activity. A summary is written after each meeting, which we will upload here and you can read by clicking the links below. We hope you find the reports both interesting and informative.

You can also view our latest Annual Report.

Make a difference

We rely on the generosity of our amazing community, whose support enables us to provide the best possible end-of-life care for local people. It costs £12 million every year to keep our Hospice running - through charitable support we need to raise over 50% of the funds required annually to provide our services free of charge, 365 days a year, to the people who need us most.

We’ve never needed you, our wonderful supporters, more than we need you today. Please donate what you can to help keep hospice care available for those in desperate need.

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