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Job Role

Chief Executive Officer

Organisation

Royal Trinity Hospice

Biography

A palliative care nurse by background and with vast experience of the sector, Dallas joined Trinity in 2013. Previous senior management roles were held at Terrence Higgins Trust and at Buckinghamshire PCT. As CEO she endeavours to inspire and motivate those she works with. In 2015 she won the award for "Rising Chief Executive Officer" at the Third Sector Annual Awards in recognition of her contribution at the helm of Trinity and also in the wider hospice sector. Her "business head on a charity heart" motto ensures that Trinity has a sustainable future within an ever changing healthcare environment. Dallas is passionate about equality, diversity and inclusion. She has led Trinity to become the first hospice to be a Stonewall Diversity Champion and to march at London Pride in 2014. She has since brought other hospices on board to march and spearheaded the formation of the London Hospices LGBT Network. Outside of Trinity, she is a trustee of Greensleeves Care which manages more than 20 care homes across England. She is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and a Senior Associate of The Royal Society of Medicine.