Penny Harris - Chief Executive (Interim)

Penny has more than 25 years’ experience working at Board level in the NHS. She has extensive experience of working in and alongside the NHS and social care sectors at a very senior level including several Chief Executive Officer positions. Her portfolio has included implementing models to integrate health and social services and more latterly strategic planning, system management and delivery in support of Integrated Care Systems (ICS) 

An Accredited CEDR mediator, Penny also provides mediation, management consultancy and executive coaching. Penny has extensive experience in public engagement and public participation. Penny joined DIHC as Interim CEO in January 2022 and is an active partner in the Integrated Care System in the Black Country and West Birmingham.