Steve joined Parkinson’s UK as chief executive in 2005 after a career as general manager and chief executive in the NHS. Putting people living with Parkinson’s at the heart of the charity has created passion and urgency. Steve believes that is the key to achieving Parkinson’s UK’s ambitious goals. Under his leadership, the charity has made significant progress towards its vision to find a cure and improve life for everyone affected by Parkinson’s, together Change is best delivered in partnership. Steve’s bringing together people in the Parkinson’s community to speed up research, raise standards of care, and empower them to have more control of their lives.