Who we are


NHS Wakefield Clinical Commissioning Group’s Governing Body is made up of members covering a range of responsibilities and geographic areas. Its Chair is Dr Phil Earnshaw, a practicing GP based in Ferrybridge.


The Board includes practice, nurse, secondary care and lay representation.


View our meeting papers here. 

Our Governing Body

Jo Webster, Chief Officer
Pat Keane, Deputy Chief Officer, Chief Operating Officer
Dr Phil Earnshaw, Ferrybridge Chair
Sandra Cheseldine, Lay member
Dr Adam Sheppard, Assistant Clinical Chair
Dr Pravin Jayakumar, Grove Surgery, GP Member
Stephen Hardy, Lay member
Dr Clive Harries, Chapelthorpe GP Member and Digital and Mental Health Clinical Lead
Dr Andrew Furber, Director of Public Health, Wakefield Council
Andrew Balchin, Corporate Director, Adults, Health and Communities, Wakefield Council
Richard Hindley, Lay Member and Vice Chair
Diane Hampshire, Nurse Representative
Dr Debbie Hallott, New Southgate Surgery, GP Member
Karen Parkin, Acting Chief Finance Officer
Clare Linley, Interim Chief Nurse