Vanessa King
Administrator and Assistant to the Director

Complete our quick survey to help us improve staff profile pages



Vanessa (Ness) King is Assistant to the Director of the Centre, Professor Maria Goddard and assists the Centre Manager, Trish Smith, with CHE’s administrative responsibilities. Vanessa also coordinates the annual York Summer Workshops in Health Economic Evaluation.

Vanessa has worked full-time at the University of York since July 1985, and in summer 2017 she achieved a BA (Hons) in Leadership and Management with The Open University.

Departmental roles

  • Assistant to CHE's Director Professor Maria Goddard 
  • Coordinates the York Summer Workshops
  • CHE’s administrative responsibilities
  • Departmental Safety Advisor
  • Display Screen Equipment (DSE) Assessor
  • Mental Health First Aid trained
  • “Energy Champion” for CHE


Staff Photo for Ness Windass

Contact details

Vanessa King
Administrator and Assistant to the Director
Centre for Health Economics