Mrs Deborah Oktar-Campbell is a qualified Nurse and Counsellor with over 30 years’ experience of working within the Independent and Voluntary Sector she now runs her own consultancy and counselling practice in Broughshane.  Deborah has worked professionally in both Northern Ireland and Scotland.

Academically Deborah has a Masters in Counselling and Therapeutic Communication in addition to a BSc in Health Studies and a Diploma in Nursing.  Deborah brings her diverse range of skills from the private and voluntary sector to the table to encourage collaborative partnerships.  She has a particular interest in continual quality improvement and clinical governance with extensive experience assisting homes to work within the Regulations and Standards at a strategic and operational level.  She is committed to supporting the learning and development of nurses in the care homes enhancing the delivery of safe, effective, compassionate person centered care.

She holds no other public appointments and has not engaged in any political activity in the last five years.

Mrs Deborah Oktar-Campbell