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Health and Wellbeing Board

Purpose of committee

The board is a formal committee of the Council with responsibility for encouraging integrated commissioning and service delivery across NHS, public health and local authority services to improve health and wellbeing outcomes for the local community.

The board is responsible for the development of a Joint Strategic Needs Assessment (JSNA) with the NHS and for producing a Joint Health and Wellbeing Strategy (JHWS) for the borough.

Further details of the board’s role are available in the Terms of Reference in the Councils Constitution.

Membership is currently drawn from the Council’s Executive, the Islington Clinical Commissioning Group, Islington Healthwatch, NHS England and council officers including, the Director of Public Health and the Corporate Directors of Children’s and Adult Social Services.


If you have any questions please contact:

Jonathan Moore
Islington Council
Room 107, Town Hall
Upper Street
N1 2UD
Telephone: 020 7527 3308



  • Councillor Richard Watts  (Chair) 
  • Councillor Janet Burgess MBE   
  • Councillor Joe Caluori   
  • Julie Billett    Director of Public Health, Islington Council
  • Carmel Littleton    Corporate Director of Children's Services, Islington Council
  • Tony Hoolaghan  (Co-Optee)  Chief Operating Officer, Islington Clinical Commissioning Group
  • Dr. Josephine Sauvage  (Co-Optee)  Chair, Islington Clinical Commissioning Group
  • Sorrel Brookes  (Co-Optee)  Lay Vice-Chair, Islington Clinical Commissioning Group
  • Jennie Williams  (Co-Optee)  Director of Nursing and Quality, Islington Clinical Commissioning Group
  • Emma Whitby  (Co-Optee)  Chief Executive, Islington Healthwatch
  • Dr Helene Brown  (Co-Optee)  Medical Director, NHS England
  • Angela McNab  (Co-Optee)  Chief Executive, Camden and Islington NHS Foundation Trust
  • Siobhan Harrington  (Co-Optee)  Chief Executive, The Whittington Hospital NHS Trust
  • Councillor Kaya Comer-Schwartz  (Substitute) 
  • Councillor Andy Hull  (Substitute) 
  • Councillor Asima Shaikh  (Substitute) 
  • Councillor Diarmaid Ward  (Substitute) 
  • Councillor Claudia Webbe  (Substitute) 
  • Charlotte Ashton  (Substitute) 
  • Jess McGregor  (Substitute)  Director of Adult Social Care (Strategy and Commissioning)
  • Finola Culbert  (Substitute)  Director of Targeted and Specialist Children and Families Services
  • Lucy de Groot  (Substitute)  Lay Chair of the ICCG Audit Committee
  • Clare Henderson  (Substitute) 
  • Dr Hasz Sonigra  (Substitute)  NHS England Representative
  • Jennifer Kent  (Substitute) 
  • Carol Gillen  (Substitute) 
  • Andy Rogers  (Substitute) 

Contact information

Support officer: Jonathan Moore. 020 7527 3308