John Tizard is a strategic advisor and commentator on public policy, governance and public services. He works with organisations from the public - particularly local government, business, voluntary and community, and trade union sectors as well as think tanks and academic institutions.
Much of his recent work has focused on strategic leadership, innovative change, governance, political-executive relations, commissioning and procurement, collaboration and stakeholder engagement.
John regularly writes, speaks and comments on these and a wider range of issues nationally and internationally.
John was a senior executive in the corporate and voluntary sectors. John was a county councillor for eighteen years and joint council leader for over eight years. He has served on NHS, police authority and school boards; and chaired an academy trust.