Stella joined the NHS as finance manager of South East London Doctor Co-operative (SELDOC), one of the biggest GP Out-of-Hours Co-operatives in the UK. During her last three years at SELDOC she was promoted to Operations Director and Acting Chief Executive. Stella played a key role in helping SELDOC meet its National Quality requirements, writing business tenders and diversifying the organisation to meet the challenges of the NHS. Stella has a BSc (Hons) in Applied Accounting and is a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA). She is a senior manager for the Hurley Group with responsibility for capacity management and mobilisation.