Experience and clients

Jude has worked with and advised the following organisations:


  • Prime Minister’s Office (Strategic Communications Adviser on Public Services)
  • Department of Health (led the design rebrand project for the NHS)
  • Department of Health (Clywd-Hart review of patient complaints *)

NHS and health

  • NHS England
  • Health Education England
  • NHS Kent and Medway (Interim Director of Communications, then strategic adviser on change programme ^)
  • South Kent Coast CCG
  • North West London and South London CSUs
  • South London Healthcare NHS Trust
  • West London Mental Health NHS Trust
  • Camden Healthwatch
  • NHS Executive
  • Healthwatch England *
  • MHRA*
  • Care Quality Commission *

Other public sector

  • Commission for Social Care Inspection (Director of Communications, User and Public Involvement)
  • Eastern Academic Health Science Network (interim Director of Communications)
  • SBRI Healthcare
  • Professional Services Authority *
  • Civil Aviation Authority *


  • Christian Aid (Director of Advocacy and Communications)
  • Place2Be (Interim Director of Marketing and Communications)
  • Justice and Care
  • Mind
  • Tearfund (Interim Head of Media)
  • Royal Hospital for Neuro-Disability
  • First Step Trust
  • Polka Theatre

*With Woodnewton Associates ^With Hood & Woolf

If you haven’t worked with me since 2007 you may know me as Judith Thomas.