Alice Williams has worked in patient, public and community engagement for over 20 years. She is passionate about working in partnership with people and communities to achieve better services, designed around the people who use them. She has a particular passion around involving children and young people, stemming from several years as a foster carer. Her current role focuses on strengthening patient and public engagement to inform NHS decision making. In previous roles she has delivered patient led quality assurance programmes, national innovation and improvement initiatives and leadership development.