Andy Johnston has 27 years experience in mental health services. He has been a Director in the statutory, independent and professional sectors for the past 12 years and has a track record of achievement in developing services and supporting organisations through their workforce.

Andy's career focus has been on adult acute and forensic care and he has worked as an advisor to a number of statutory and non statutory organisations and delivered a number of national quality improvement programmes within acute/PICU and low secure services. 

He has supported the development of over 46 services in the past 10 years in the UK and abroad. He has significant investigatory skills and has completed a number of independent patient death reviews.