Meet our Board

We have a fantastic Board & Advisory Forum who bring a wide range of expertise, support and guidance which help us deliver our strategic impacts.

Board 2016

Sue Bruce (Chair)

Independent

Jim Sweeney (Vice Chair)

Chief Executive, YouthLink Scotland

Abbie Wilson (Vice Chair)

Independent

Brenda Scott (Company Secretary)

Partner, Brodies Solicitors

Carol Downie

Chief Executive of the Gannochy Trust

Colin Sneddon

Retail Markets Small Firms and Contact Division, FCA

Bob Payne

Independent

Terri Smith

Chair, Scottish Youth Parliament

Mary Cuthbert

Independent

Simon Wall

Director, Storm ID

Steve Langmead

Director, Progress Business Solutions

Robin Parker

Public Affairs Manager, WWF Scotland

Scott McGlinchey

CEO of Exception

Hugh Scott 

Youth Work Manager, Inverclyde Council.

Advisory Forum

Jackie Halawi
Education Scotland (CLD)

Joan Parr
Portfolio Manager, Creative Scotland

Emma Hogg
Programme Manager – Young People, NHS Health Scotland

Stewart Harris
Chairman & Chief Executive, sportscotland

Martin Coppack
Head Of Consumer and Markets Intelligence, FCA

Angela Macleod
Police Scotland

Observers & Non-Executive Directors

Marc Liddle OBE
Independent

Martin Raymond
Director, Cloudline Public Relations

Sandy Watson OBE
Chair, NHS Tayside

Board 2015

Sue Bruce (Chair)
Independent

Jim Sweeney (Vice Chair)
Chief Executive, YouthLink Scotland

David Anderson (Vice Chair)
Independent

Brenda Scott (Company Secretary)
Partner, Brodies Solicitors

Alan Blackie
Independent

Carol Downie
Chief Executive of the Gannochy Trust

Colin Sneddon
Retail Markets Small Firms and Contact Division, FCA

Bob Payne
Independent

Jordan Linden 
Chair, Scottish Youth Parliament

Mary Cuthbert
Independent

Simon Wall
Director, Storm ID

Abbie Wilson 
Independent

Steve Langmead
Director, Progress Business Solutions

Oli Crowe
Independent

Robin Parker
Public Affairs Officer, Barnardo’s Scotland

Scott McGlinchey
CEO of Exception

Hugh Scott
Youth Work Manager, Inverclyde Council