Prior to 2012, Michael spent 11 years in assorted clinical roles, with NHS Ambulance Services and later as a medic working with NGO’s, international missions and reconstruction projects, primarily in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Michael’s current role in Health & Safety and Training allows him to work with disadvantaged adults throughout Somerset, enabling those furthest from the job market back into work.

Having been born and raised in the local area, Michael has a deep affinity with Yeovil Hospital and the valuable services provided by all staff. He is keen to encourage broader public engagement with communities across South Somerset.