Linda Ford

Biography

Linda Ford Linda Ford is Chief Executive of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives, which represents 20,000 Chartered Legal Executive, paralegal and other legal practitioners in England and Wales.

Linda has a background in regulationn, law reform, professional education and standards. She specialises in change management, modernisation and reform of professional membership associations and regulatory bodies.

She has a passion for work designed to support public trust and condfidence in professionals through high standards of training, qualification and conduct and her career to date has spanned across education, healthcare, criminal justice and legal sectors.

During her time in healthcare regulation she worked alongside the Law Commission to reform the legislative framework supporting nine profesional healthcare regulators and the Department of Health to achieve revalidation schemes for all healthcare professionals.

Prior to that she worked for the Police Service on a number of high profile national projects focussing on public safety, counter terrorism and drugs awareness and in the FE sector developing new training courses and qualifications.

Declaration of interests

Directorships

Chief Executive of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives

Shareholdings

Consultancies

Appointments to other bodies

Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute

Member of the Worldwide Assocation of Female Professionals

Member of the Institute of Managment

Trustee to two charities

 

Membership of other veterinary or allied organisations

Employment

Qualifications (other than veterinary qualifications listed in the Register)

MBA and post graduate qualifications in Regulatory Affairs, Management and Education

Interests relating to immediate family or close friends

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