Our team

We also have a team of staff who work in our Scottish HQ in Edinburgh, in our Edinburgh and Glasgow shops and at Netherurd, our home from home in the Borders which offers meetings, events and outdoor activities.

Meet the team…

Chief Executive

Denise is responsible for delivering Girlguiding Scotland’s strategy and managing our staff and finances.

PA to the Chief Executive

Alison is the PA to our Chief Executive, supports our board of Trustees and generally helps to keep everything at Girlguiding Scotland ship-shape and in order.


If you call Girlguiding Scotland it will probably be Weronika that picks up the phone to help out or put you in touch with the right person.

Marketing and Communications Manager

Carolyn manages the Marketing and Communications team, which is responsible for raising our charity’s profile and engaging members by showcasing the fun and adventure of Girlguiding Scotland in the media and online.

Head of Business Management and Finance

Kirsty leads on money and business matters at Girlguiding Scotland. She also runs our guiding shops and online store, helping to generate income as well as oversee the spending of it!

Membership Development Manager

Louise manages a small team responsible for attracting and retaining volunteers and helping Girlguiding Scotland units to grow and thrive.

Netherurd Manager

Sarah manages Netherurd, Girlguiding Scotland's very own mansion house in the Scottish Borders used for outdoor activities, camps, meetings and events.

Guiding Delivery Manager

Laura runs the Guiding Development team, which works with volunteers to get big events like our Tartan Gig and G in the Park festival off the ground. The team also builds external partnerships.