Re-appointment of Non-Executive Director NWAS is pleased to announce that Eddie Pope has been re-appointed as a Trust Non-Executive Director. Eddie first joined the Trust in 2006 as a Non-Executive Director and brought with him over 30 years' experience working with NHS Higher Education and Ambulance Services. Within the role of Non-Executive Director for the Trust, Eddie will continue to act as Trust Vice Chair, Chair of the Communities Committee, Trust Senior Independent Director and a member of the Finance and Investment Committee. Eddie has been appointed from 1 August 2013 until the end of January 2014. The appointment has been confirmed by the NHS Trust Development Authority. Non-executive appointments to NHS Trusts made by the NHS Trust Development Authority are subject to the Code of Practice of the Commissioner for Public Appointments.