Patricia Gordon


Patricia Gordon had a career in the Health and Social Care sector in Northern Ireland where she worked in strategic planning, information and general management roles. Patricia was CEO of the Mater Hospital Trust from 1995-2003 and CEO of the South and East Trust from 2003-2007. From 2008-2018, Patricia was the Northern Ireland Director for the Multiple Sclerosis Society.

Patricia has served as a member of the Governing Body of Queen’s University Belfast; was a member of the Business in Community Board; and a Non-Executive Director in the NI Prison Service. She is currently a lay member of the Tax Tribunal, Vice-Chair of Strathearn School and Non-Executive Director and Associate Consultant with the Business Services Organisation.

Appointed: 1 November 2016 (reappointed in April 2020) Term ends: July 2023

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