Chief Executive Northumberland County Council

Daljit is Chief Executive for Northumberland County Council and Chief Executive Lead for the Inclusive Economy Portfolio at the North of Tyne Combined Authority.

In her career she has successfully worked in a number of senior roles across different business settings, ranging from the petroleum industry and care homes to the NHS and local government.

Alongside her CEO role Daljit is Executive Director for System Leadership with Northumbria Healthcare. This dual role, the first of its kind in England, demonstrates the importance of partnership across local government and the NHS.

Daljit specialises in developing and delivering integrated care services, working closely with elected members, health professionals, academic organisations and local communities to develop and implement policy and services to help residents to live independent, successful lives.

She holds an MBA from Durham University and in January 2016 Daljit received an OBE for services to the community by integrating health and social care.

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