Jerry Stanford has been representing the Trust’s members since June 2015. He and his family have used Airedale Hospital on a regular basis for many years and they value the service that it provides. He is passionate about improving access to the hospital for the local community and wants to help maintain its high reputation. Jerry has worked in both commerce and in public service. He also represents the community at East Lancashire commissioning group’s patient board and chairs his local GP practice patient group. Jerry carries out various voluntary activities in Pendle where he has opportunities to meet with members of the community and to receive their feedback regarding the Trust’s services.