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VN Council members

The VN Council comprises elected veterinary nurses and appointed veterinary surgeons and lay people - details of whom are provided below.

The veterinary surgeons are drawn both from RCVS Council and appointments made by the VN Council.

Elected veterinary nurse members

Mrs Susan Howarth

DipAVN (Surgical) DipAVN (Medical) RVN

Mrs Claire Roberts

DipAVN (Surgical) RVN

Members appointed from VN Council

Mrs Belinda Andrews-Jones

DipAVN(surgical) RVN

Appointed lay members

Members appointed from RCVS Council

Dr Susan Paterson

MA VetMB DVD DipECVD FRCVS

Dr Kate Richards

BVM&S, DipM, MA, MRCVS

RCVS Officer observer

Dr Niall Connell

BVMS CertSAO MRCVS