Annie has had many years’ experience (since 1989) in the Health and Social Care field (Learning disability) in a variety of different settings, including local authority, not for profit and charitable organisations, progressing her career through the different job roles. Annie's passion is to ensure that people with learning disability not only have a voice but that we listen to it and take action to ensure their views are heard. She has a particular interest in Autism and has also gained extensive knowledge surrounding peoples medication and health and wellbeing. Annie has been an Operational Manager with Thera South West since Feb 2014 to which she is able to contribute her knowledge and experience as well as learning new skills along the way. Most importantly, Annie is able to work with the people we support to ensure they are receiving great quality support in a way of their choosing.