Sharon Blackburn CBE

Sharon is Communications Director for the National Care Forum and has worked in health and social care for 38 years, across a range of care settings.
Sharon Blackburn CBE

She has held a number of strategic roles in adult social care and served on numerous Boards and steering committees informing and shaping policy and practice. 

She is director of the Residential Forum and CommonAge and Vice Chair of NAPA. Sharon began her role at the National Care Forum in 2009. In addition to representing members at national and international events, Sharon regularly works with directors and boards on the successful management of change. Sharon was awarded an CBE in the 2016 New Year’s Honours for services to nursing and the not-for-profit care sector.

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