VN Futures Board
The VN Futures Board, formed in May 2018, oversees the work of the VN Futures initiative – providing support, strategy and direction.
Comprising of the Chair and a member of RCVS VN Council, and the President and Junior Vice President of BVNA Council, the Board brings together key leaders from across the two organisations driving the project.
The Board holds regular face-to-face meetings and has ongoing active communications regarding the work of the project.
VN Futures Board and Executive Group, L to R – Matthew Rendle, Julie Dugmore, Jill Macdonald, Jo Hinde, Jo Oakden and Racheal Marshall.
The VN Futures Board is supported by an executive group which includes the RCVS Director of Veterinary Nursing, the RCVS VN Futures Project Manager, and the BVNA Strategic Director.
VN Futures Working Groups
Following on from the work of the Action Group, working groups were developed to address specific aims of the project. The current working groups, and their Chairs, are listed below.
- Career Progression
- Creating a Sustainable Workforce
Stuart Ford-Fennah – Chair
- One Health
Becky Jones – Chair
- Training Practices
Liz Cox – Chair
- VN Schools Council
Kathy Kissick (VN Council) – Chair