Ed worked in local authority social services departments in Humberside County Council and later in Hull City Council for 22 years before retiring in 2003. Since then he has done a variety of jobs mainly working with health and social care organisations in the statutory and voluntary sectors.
Ed joined the Board in September 2015. He is interested in all aspects of support and care for adults – including older people – and has a particular interest in how HICA and other organisations can support people with learning disabilities and their families. Ed is also a trustee for a Hull-based organisation for people with autism.