Ali Layne-Smith graduated from Durham University in 1991 and has over 20 years’ experience in Human Resources, Learning, and Organisation Development gained in large and medium sized international organisations. She has also worked within the public sector in the UK.
Ali joined West Midlands Police as the force’s first Director of People & Organisation Development in January 2017. Her role is to lead the department to ensure that the force has the people and organisational skills and capabilities necessary to be a great place to work for our officers and staff.
Ali is married and has two children.