STRUCTURE- Kiran Bali has been appointed as a new non-executive member for NHS North Kirklees Clinical Commissioning Group with responsibility for quality and public and patient engagement.

The youngest magistrate on the Kirklees Bench, Ms Bali has also served as an independent member on the West Yorkshire Police Authority.

Chris Dowse, the CCG’s chief officer said: “ We’re really delighted to have Kiran Bali joining our governing body. She has specific expertise and experience around patient and public engagement, as well as a sound knowledge of our local community and we’re sure she will contribute a great deal to our efforts to create a local NHS which meets our patients’ needs.”