Position: Deputy Operations Director, Ellern Mede
Shelley Russell, RMN, RGN, is Deputy Operations Director for Ellern Mede, reporting to Operations Director, Nancy Maicoo. She joined Ellern Mede in 2019 and has assisted in the development and launch of the newest of Ellern Mede’s three hospitals, Ellern Mede Moorgate.
Shelley was previously a Hospital Director for a major private sector provider’s CAMHS Eating Disorder service. Shelley has wide senior experience across both NHS and Private Sector mental health services including having been Clinical Services Manager within the Priory Group and has worked in both medical and surgical wards at Kings College Hospital, London. In management roles since 2004, Shelley has helped transform services including four units for young people, a mother and baby psychiatric unit, a crisis resolution home treatment service, as well as units serving a range of security levels – low, medium, and forensic rehabilitation.