RDB Star Rating
Brand became managing director of RDB Star Rating in January 2002.
The organisation exists to assess the level of care and services delivered in a residential care establishment and to drive up standards. It is accredited by UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation Service), as an inspection body, to the International Standard ISO/IEC 17020:2012 for Adult Social Care.
In June 2020, Brand appeared on a Leaders Council of Great Britain and Northern Ireland podcast, discussing the importance of leadership and the role it has played in her career to date.