Deb joined NECS in 2015.
She is a trainee solicitor currently specialising in Court of Protection and mental health law. She graduated from Newcastle University in 2010 and spent 8 years working in the community sector as a project manager, both in Gateshead and overseas, before returning to the legal sector.
In 2019, she obtained a masters of law which focused on domestic abuse in children cases and incorporated the legal practice course. She assists the NECS board with legal and strategic support.
“I love working with NECS because of the passion and sheer determination the team has for breaking down the barriers people face when trying to access mental health support.”