Jean works with NEQOS as a consultant epidemiologist and project director, working mainly on mental health related projects.
Following several years as a university maths lecturer, then as an energy company forecasting economist, Jean moved into public health as a senior policy manager in the NHS Executive.
For the last 15 years, Jean has been an independent public health management consultant. She is on the UK Public Health Register and holds Fellowships of the Royal Society for Public Health and the Faculty of Public Health. Jean provides services for the NHS, local authorities, voluntary organizations and universities, with a particular in interest in healthy policy (her PhD focused on the making of healthy public policy at a regional level) and mental health, recently having co-authored Brown, Learmonth and Mackereth’s ‘Promoting Public Mental Health and Wellbeing: Principles into Practice’.