Chief executive, Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young People
Dee Sissons joined Rainbows Hospice in June 2018, after working as director of nursing for Marie Curie Cancer Care for five years.
Her career that spans commissioning acute services and the independent sector, and she has represented nursing and end-of-life care at the board and national levels across the UK.
Dee plays a key role in nursing leadership, is passionate about developing others and brings a wealth of knowledge about practice development and professional standards.
Unafraid of a challenge, she has recently embarked on a professional doctorate bringing the nursing voice to the debate on excellence and nursing care. She is also a Florence Nightingale leadership scholar.