Kingston Chambers Board of Directors

Short info about staff

The Board

Anthony Hughes - Board Chair

Nick Merrifield - Finance Director

Richard Van Mellaerts - Clinical lead for Urgent Care and Extended Access

Jonathan Edwards - Safeguarding Lead
Dhiren Shah - Caldicott Guardian

Amanda Legg - Practice Manager Representative

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Penny Williams

General Manager

Penny leads the Chambers team, providing overall management for Chambers’ clinical services and support functions.


Her role also includes financial and contracts management.


Ann Cox

Compliance & Governance Manager (Deputy GM)

Ann provides governance, compliance and resilience support to the Chambers team and to Kingston Practices. She also manages Kingston Education Centre, providing oversight of the service and student placements. 

Ann also acts as Deputy General Manager. 


Laura Langton

Extended Hours Service Manager

Laura manages the Extended Hours Service, including scheduling GPs and receptionists, monitoring performance and feedback, and providing on-call support. 

Alix Polley

Diabetes Service Manager

Alix manages the Tier III Community Diabetes Service, providing operational management as well as undertaking regular audits to manage performance. 


Chris Warren

IT Manager

Chris provides project management support and technical expertise both internally and to Practices across Kingston to ensure that new IT initiatives are successfully implemented, the required IT equipment is procured.

Marguerite McGrath

HR Manager

Marguerite leads on recruitment and retention internally and provides support to Practices and PCNs, including running recruitment campaigns for internal and practice staff.