Seana Talbot, President

Seána was elected as President and joined the Board at the 2017 AGM. She was previously an NCT Board member, Trustee and non-executive director from 2009-2016 and has served as NCT President, Chair and Vice-Chair. She has also represented NCT on MSLCs and NHS working groups for over 17 years.

Professionally, Seána has an NHS background. Formerly a speech and language therapist, she worked as a manager in an NHS Trust on Teesside. She then moved to the Northern Ireland Department of Health as Sure Start Co-ordinator, leading the roll-out of Sure Start in Northern Ireland. Following this she was an NHS commissioner, commissioning maternity and child health services in Northern Ireland.

Seána is a long-serving NCT volunteer and campaigner and is passionate about supporting women and their partners during this crucial life stage.