Lynne Vernon is a retired Detective Chief Inspector. During her 30 years service with Greater Manchester Police she managed Public protection, Counter corruption and Homicide investigation units. She now undertakes various roles as a lay member of the General Chiropractic Council Investigating Committee, Social Work England, the NHSBT and the Royal college of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. She is a lay panel member of the Judicial Conduct Investigations Office (JCIO) responsible for judicial discipline. She is a Medical Education Partner at Manchester University, involved in the admissions for the Medical and Dental schools and the student Health and Conduct panel. She is a former chair of the GDC Investigating Committee.