Mrs Judy Dewinter

Job title

Patient and lead governor

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Judy was elected as lead governor in June 2016, having served on the council since April 2012. As a patient, Judy has had two bone marrow transplants at the Royal Free Hospital and is a passionate advocate for patient care. 

Judy is Chair of the Royal Free Charity. She is also President of the blood cancer charity Myeloma UK, having stepped down as chairman at the end of 2018 after 12 years at the helm. Previously, she ran the European equity business for a global brokerage firm. 

Judy also represents the council of governors at the following group meetings:

  • People, Population Health Committee
  • Nominations Committee
  • Maggie’s Programme Board