Alan Elkin, Lay Member (Public and Patient Engagement/Involvement)

Experience
Alan Elkin brings to the Board his experience drawn from a career of community regeneration within Birmingham’s local government as well as from his work using his specialist expertise in India, Poland, Portugal and Japan. With his particular career focus on housing, environmental health and public health, Alan brings his real understanding of the way to integrate health into wider service thinking and provision.
 
As a board member of Mercian Housing Association and also as Chair of the Witton Lodge Community Association, Alan is well placed to ensure the Board develops close links with the voluntary sector.