NJR Management Team (NJRMT)
The NJR management team is responsible for the overall management of the registry and the communication of our work.
The management team also supports the work of the NJR Steering Committee and all of the NJR’s sub-committees.
Elaine YoungDirector of Operations
Elaine has responsibility for the overall management and strategic direction of the National Joint Registry, ensuring that NJR programmes are aligned to broader policy direction and national projects; as well as supporting the work of the NJR, the Steering Committee and committee members.
Please contact Elaine’s Executive Assistant with any queries in the first instance
Senior Management Team
Chris BoultonDeputy Director of Operations
Chris has responsibility for the operational delivery of the National Joint Registry, ensuring that NJR activity is delivered effectively; as well as supporting the NJR Director of Operations, the Steering Committee and committee members across the NJR.
M: 07495 586072
Deirdra TaylorAssociate Director of Communication and
Deirdra is responsible for NJR’s stakeholder communication activities. This includes managing the production of the NJR annual report and raising awareness through press, website, events and media management.
Contact Deirdra – (press)
M: 07983 202953
Yemi GarubaAssociate Director of Operations and Contract Management
As NJR’s Associate Director of Operations and Contracts, Yemi is responsible for monitoring all aspects of NJR business, contracts and finance to ensure the NJR achieves its strategic objectives.
M: 07904 597881
Rebecca SwinsonAssociate Director of Performance and Business Planning
Currently on maternity leave
Becky is responsible for overseeing the NJR’s clinical performance programmes and delivery of the committee and business functions; and supporting the NJR Director of Operations and NJR Deputy Director of Operations.
M: 07932 889752
Theresa ZlonkiewiczOperations Manager of Contracts and Service Delivery
Theresa supports the management of NJR contracts and operational activity, measuring the progress and performance of NJR outsourced activity. She monitors individual projects, assists with strategic development and also supports NJR’s Committee work programmes to deliver a number of ad hoc operational activities and varied work-streams.
M: 07904 598113
Oscar EspinozaCommunications Manager
Currently on parental leave – please email Deirdra Taylor.
Oscar is responsible for managing much of the output of the communication department, from website and social media management, CRM administration sharing content for NJR stakeholder communication and for ensuring all materials are produced in accordance with NJR brand guidelines, amongst other ad hoc communication activities.
M: 07932 889753
Nicola DaisieOperations Manager of Performance and Business Planning
Nicola is responsible for managing the NJR’s Surgeon, Unit and Implant Performance work programmes and supporting the NJR Surgeon Performance and Implant Performance Committees and Implant Scrutiny Group.
M: 07904 598110
Rachel BrophyResearch and Governance
Rachel is responsible for managing the NJR’s research programme; processing research applications, supporting the Research Committee and Research Fellows. She also oversees the data and information governance function, handling data and Freedom of information requests.
M: 07931 242233
Leeanna AllowayExecutive Assistant to
Director of Operations
Leeanna provides administrative assistance to the Director of Operations and provides secretariat support for the NJR’s Steering Committee, Medical Advisory Committee and Executive Committee.
M: 07950 643899
Abiola AliogbaNJR Team Administrator
Abi is responsible for providing administrative support across the NJR Management Team.
M: 07904 597895