Professor Geraldine Walters CBE

Executive Director of Professional Practice

Geraldine Walters

Geraldine leads the directorate responsible for shaping and supporting good professional practice for the nurses, midwives and nursing associates on our register. She first joined the NMC as Director of Nursing and Midwifery Education, Standards and Policy in 2016.

A cardiac nurse by background, Geraldine brings a wealth of experience to the role, having previously held a number of executive nurse director posts in acute NHS trusts in London.

She was a Director of Nursing for 19 years in a number of hospitals in London, most recently at King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

She is a visiting professor at Buckinghamshire New University and at the Florence Nightingale School at King’s College London.

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