Steph Shilton – Affected Other Service Development Lead
Steph worked as a senior manager in the NHS for over 20 years and was a trustee for a mental health charity. She has lived experience as an affected other and has been a face and voice for loved ones at a national and international level.
She is also a qualified therapist and a board member of the Lived Experience Council, as well as a patron for football grassroots research at the Bristol University Research Hub. Steph has supported the parliamentary gambling harm all-party group and is a known public speaker in the gambling harm arena. Steph and her husband wrote a book about their gambling harms.
Outside of work, Steph is a grandmother of four, whom she loves spending time with, and also enjoys playing golf with her husband.