Meet the Management

Joanna Grainger, Executive Director - Care and Support

Joanna Grainger, Executive Director Care & Support

Jo is responsible for care and support services across the group. This includes supported living, registered care, day services and domiciliary care. She has extensive experience in the housing and care sector, and is passionate about ensuring everyone has an opportunity to live the life they want to live.

David McMillan, Head of Care and Support

Dave Mcmillan, Head Of Care & Support

Dave McMillan leads the organisations Regulated Care operations, with responsibility for services in Supported Living, Nursing and Extra Care and is accountable for the strategic delivery and development of outstanding care and support services.

Prior to joining emh care & support, Dave enjoyed a successful career in a senior leadership capacity, working across a diverse range of services including further and higher education, primary and secondary education, apprenticeships and supporting people with learning difficulties and disabilities.

Dave is passionate about providing the best possible experience for all whilst ensuring the sustainable, successful and long-term growth and development in services and performance.

“I am extremely enthusiastic about ensuring the people we support receive consistently high-quality care are fully supported to maximise their opportunities and achieve their ambitions.”

Tom Whittaker, Operations Manager, Community & Engagement

Tom Whittaker, Operations Manager Day & Community Services

Tom has extensive experience in supporting people with learning difficulties. As Operations Manager for Community & Engagement, Tom job focuses on engaging residents who have learning difficulties or physical disabilities, and consulting with them on topics such as the accessibility of our housing or future services we can develop which will enable independence.

Amy Smith, Operations Manager, Regulated Care

Amy Smith, Operations Manager Regulated Care

Amy is responsible for the delivery of our Regulated Care Services. Amy has a wealth of experience in the care sector which includes managing extra care schemes.

Amy says “I am delighted to join emh care &support and I am looking forward to working with the many different services to support them in providing a high quality service delivery to all those we support.”

Andrew Humberstone, Head of Specialist Housing

Andrew Humberstone, Head Of Specialist Housing

Andrew leads our Housing Team ensuring that the people we support are happy in their home and responsible for identifying innovate housing solutions to meet people's needs.

"emh care & support are on an exciting journey with their housing development which includes building 3 new Extra Care in the next 5 years and I am proud to be leading the team during this phase of our Business Plan".

Laura Holmes, Head of Quality & Compliance

Laura Holmes, Head Of Quality & Compliance

Laura leads on the development of quality systems, initiatives and processes to help ensure the delivery of consistently high standards of outcome based services for the people that we support.

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