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Secretariat

Derby and Derbyshire Local Medical Committee (LMC) has its office base at Heritage Gate, Norman House, Ground Floor, Friar Gate, Derby, Derbyshire, England, DE1 1NU.

The office is open 5-days a week, Monday to Friday (excluding bank holidays) from 09:00 to 17:00.

Chief Executive

Dr Kath Markus is a practicing General Practitioner in Chesterfield and active participant in locality issues inclusive of her role as Chief Executive of the Local Medical Committee.

Contact: ddlmc.office@nhs.net

Senior Management 

Chief Operating Officer

David Gibbs is the Chief Operating Officer serving all GP Levy paying practices across Derby and Derbyshire. David has previous experience as Head of Business Support, working closely with the practices of Derbyshire.

Contact: David.Gibbs2@nhs.net or 01332 210008

Head of Business Support

Claire Leggett is the Head of Business Support serving all GP levy paying practices across Derby and Derbyshire. Claire is the first port of call for queries and is involved with Practice and intelligence liaison, information sharing, and supports business development internally within practices and externally through localities, agencies and NHS.

Contact: Claire.Leggett1@nhs.net or 01332 210008

Head of Communications

Dr Susie Bayley is Head of Communications and is responsible for managing and directing all of Derby and Derbyshire external communications. She leads on the company’s communication strategies and is a the key spokesperson and media contact.

Contact: Susie.Bayley1@nhs.net or 01332 210008 

Administration Team

Personal Assistant

Andrea How provides administrative and clerical support to Derby and Derbyshire LMC and office colleagues and is responsible for providing personal aide to the office team and administration of the LMC meetings and works as a Personal Aide to the LMC Executive and Senior Management Team. She also co-ordinates an effective central information point of access and resource for the LMC and GP practices.

Contact: Andrea.How@nhs.net or 01332 210008

Finance & Business Support

Gemma Nixon provides administrative support to Derby and Derbyshire LMC team members and to the GPTF Project arm.

Contact: Gemma.Nixon@nhs.net or 01332 210008

Business Support Apprentice

Louise Thornley is undertaking her second year as a business support  apprentice for the LMC. She provides administrative and clerical support to Derby and Derbyshire LMC and office colleagues.

Contact: Louise.Thornley2@nhs.net or 01332 210008

Business Support Apprentice

Patrycja Sobolewska who likes to be known as Ola is undertaking an apprenticeship programme with the LMC. Ola is studying towards a NVQ in Business administration. She provides administrative and clerical support to Derby and Derbyshire LMC and office colleagues.

Contact:  Patrycja.sobolewska@nhs.net or 01332 210008

Project Coordinator

Laura Grainger provides support on multiple projects under Derby and Derbyshire LMC's umbrella services arm, the General Practice Task Force. She works closely with the Project Leads to provide project support and administration.

Contact: ddlmc.gptf@nhs.net or 01332 210008