Healthwatch Sandwell Advisory Board

John Taylor (Chair)

John is the former West Midlands Head of the Big Lottery Fund where he led the regional team awarding around £60 million per year between 1992and 2013. Nationally he devised, using co-production methods, the £100 million Talent Match programme for... more

William Hodgetts (Member)

I was born in Langley near Oldbury and most people call me Bill.

During my National Service I was a Nursing Attendant. My working life consisted of Cuxson, Gerrard Ltd, Oldbury, Tube Products Ltd and the Rover Group.
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Khushvinder Chahal

I am a longstanding local resident who is very passionate about improving local services. I have extensive experience in working with the local authority in consulting residents to improve neighbourhood and health care services particularly to the vulnerable and... more

Dave Bradshaw

I have lived and worked in Sandwell for many years and have a keen interest in health and social care issues facing local residents. I have worked in the community and voluntary sector for nearly 25 years and currently... more

Manpreet Kala

I have been living in Sandwell for several years and I am motivated to help improve local health and social care services for residents. I have recently obtained my Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology with Counselling and Psychotherapy. This... more