Partnership Governor and Appointed Governors

Appointed Governors

Healthwatch Gloucestershire : Maggie Powell

Maggie Powell moved from London to the Forest of Dean in 1982, and then to Cheltenham in 2007.

Now retired, she spent her working life in the public sector – as a probation officer, in higher education and in social services.  In the latter part of her working life she was particularly involved with the interface between health and social care.  She has also been a Trustee of various local charities, including 15 years with Gloucestershire Young Carers. She is currently helping support refugees arriving in Cheltenham.

She first became involved with Healthwatch Gloucestershire in 2014.  As their Appointed Governor she will seek to ensure that the views and concerns of hospital users and their families and carers, as shared with Healthwatch, are heard by the Trust.


Gloucestershire Clinical Commissioning Group: Mr Colin Greaves

After a full career in the military, Colin worked in corporate governance in the education sector and was an Independent Member of the Gloucestershire Police Authority, where, amongst his other duties, he was a member of the Audit Committee.  He moved to his current role as Lay Member for Governance and Audit Chair for Gloucestershire CCG in 2013.

A former Chair of the performing arts-based charity Arts in Rural Gloucestershire, Colin maintains a keen interest in the arts. 



One Appointed Governor Vacancy