Andrea has worked in the NHS for 27 years including at Allington NHS Trust, Ipswich Hospital and for the last 20 years as practice manager at Orchard Medical Practice in Ipswich. She has a University of East Anglia Postgraduate Certificate in Management, a Diploma in Management and an MBA. Andrea enjoys a challenge and being involved in shaping the future of general practice. She has sat on various committees and forums over the years and is also currently a member of the Local Medical Committee’s Practice Managers Liaison Group. When Andrea is not at work she enjoys walking her dog, going to the gym, caravanning, cruising and spending lots of time with family and friends.