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Dr Anne Wright CBE

Lay member

Current position and background

 Anne Wright

Dr Anne Wright CBE was initially appointed to the Council in 2013 and subsequently reappointed and will now serve until 30 September 2020. Anne is the lay Vice-Chair of the Council and a member of the Midwifery Panel.

Anne is a former Chair of the National Lottery Commission (2005-2013) and served as a member of the Bar Standards Board 2012-2017. She has formerly held other non-executive roles on the School Teachers Review Body, the Armed Forces Pay Review Body and Youth Music Theatre UK.

She was Vice-Chancellor of Sunderland University from 1990 to 1998.

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