Present appointment as a Governor of North Lindsey College from January 1st 2017, which became DN colleges from November 1st 2017
Born in Cardiff, and now resident in North Lincolnshire, Madeleine gained her degree in pharmacy at the University of Wales and membership of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain at Westminster Hospital, London. She subsequently gained a postgraduate Certificate in Education at Leeds University and a Master’s Degree in Health Administration and Research at the University of Hull.
Madeleine has worked as a pharmacist in hospital, community and prison settings, as a lecturer in further and higher education, a post graduate pharmacy tutor and has owned her own pharmacy and post office. In December 2000 she was awarded Fellowship of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society for distinction in the profession of Pharmacy.
Madeleine has previously served as a Governor of North Lindsey College (2003-2008), Scunthorpe, and of John Leggott 6th form College, Scunthorpe, (2008-2016).
Madeleine was a member of Health boards from 1988 until 2013 including Scunthorpe District Health Authority, Humberside Family Health Services Authority, North Lincolnshire Primary Care Group, South Humber Health Authority (as Chairman) and Rotherham, Doncaster and South Humber NHS Foundation Trust (RDASH) also as Chairman.
Madeleine is now enjoying a range of voluntary and community activities, including as a Scawby parish councilor, Vice- chair of Scunthorpe and District Citizens Advice Bureau, Trustee of Carers Support Northern Lincolnshire, a listening volunteer with Samaritans and Breast Cancer Care and an occasional panel member for North Lincs Council Education appeals panels
Madeleine is married with one son and enjoys Choral singing, Music, reading and a wide circle of friends.