Lynn Parkinson's Profile

Lynn has spent her career working in mental health in Leeds and York. 

Lynn started as a student nurse and worked her way up management positions, working as Deputy and then Interim Chief Operating Officer at Leeds and York NHS Foundation Trust before joining our Trust in February 2018.

Since qualifying as a registered mental health nurse in 1989, Lynn has gained a wealth of experience in a wide variety of clinical services including acute inpatient and community. Lynn also spent a number of years working in eating disorder services.

Lynn has a background in service improvement and expertise in applying improvement methodology such as lean six sigma in clinical settings.