Anne Higgins

Non-Executive Director

DMS, MBA, OT

Anne’s career has spanned a number of senior posts in local government and the NHS, including Director of Adult Social Care and Executive Director at Trafford Metropolitan Council. She has also previously held a Non-Executive Directorship at Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS Trust. A strong advocate of person-centred care for individuals and their families, Anne has direct experience of frontline care from her early career in occupational therapy.

Alongside her professional interests, Anne is a Trustee for the Manchester Historic Buildings Trust and volunteers at Elizabeth Gaskell’s House. She was born in Scotland, later moving to the North West of England, where she brought up her now grown-up twins.