Liz Railton, CBE

Liz has a background in social work & local government.

Liz joined the NCB Board in 2014 and was appointed to the role of Vice Chair in 2017.

Liz has a background in social care and has held senior positions, mainly in local government but also in the private sector, where she was responsible for the delivery of government sponsored contracts focused on improving children’s services. These contracts included the roll out of the Sure Start Children’s Centres programme.

Liz was the Honorary Secretary of the Association of Directors of Social Services for four years and continued to work on a number of improvement programmes in children’s services following retirement.