Julie Riley is Divisional Director of Operations for Neurology, Rehabilitation; long term conditions, Neuroradiology, Neurophysiology and Therapies. Prior to this she was Programme Director for the Neuro Network (Vanguard Programme). She is based at The Walton Centre in Liverpool. Julie is a Nurse and Midwife by background and has worked in a number of senior leadership and operational management roles across Cheshire, Merseyside and North Wales. She has a Masters in Health Care Management and holds the NHS Leadership Academy Award in Executive Health leadership. Julie is also a trained coach and is passionate about patient and carer involvement in developing services along with developing future healthcare leaders.