Syena is passionate about recovery focused, coproduced practice in health and social care, committed to inclusive organisational change and diverse leadership.

As a manager with Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust for the last 14 years and a qualified social worker for 21 years, most of her experience is within community services working with people who live with mental health challenges.

Syena has extensive experience working within the NHS, gaining knowledge of social care and public health priorities and challenges from her frontline experience, as well as the impact of policy and strategic drivers from her managerial and consultation roles, influencing local policy and organisational priorities.