Mrs Deborah Oktar-Campbell lives in Kells, Ballymena. She has experience of working in the Independent Sector where she has led the development of new models of care to meet the needs of the HSC system and how the sector can positively respond to strategic change.

Mrs Oktar-Campbell will bring her diverse range of skills of working with key stakeholders and encouraging "thinking outside the box" around the board room. She has good skills of negotiation and recognises the need for a business approach whilst placing professional expertise and patient safety at the forefront.

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