Our trustees

Girlguiding Scotland’s work is overseen by our Scottish Executive, a group of trustees appointed for their skills, expertise and commitment to our vision.

Meet some of our Scottish Executive members and find out more:

Scottish chief commissioner

Moira is our lead volunteer in Scotland, with overall responsibility for making sure we deliver our aim of empowering and inspiring as many girls as possible through Girlguiding across the country.

Deputy Scottish chief commissioners

Gail and Carol support the Scottish chief commissioner and provide individual support to Girlguiding Scotland counties.

Marketing and communications chair

Tina is our lead volunteer for communications, supporting our network of PR volunteers to share the excitement of Girlguiding Scotland through the media, events and online.

Chair of the guiding development committee

Anne heads up our guiding development committee, which plans and oversees all Girlguiding Scotland activities and events for our members.

Honorary treasurer

Brian is our honorary treasurer on our Scottish Executive. This role involves keeping the trustees informed about financial duties and responsibilities, as well as our performance, and supporting specific activities as required.

External member

Joyce White is an external member on our Scottish Executive. She brings a wealth of experience and knowledge, from her previous roles in guiding and professionally as a chief executive of West Dunbartonshire Council.

Youth member

The youth member on our Scottish Executive gives our young members a voice in trustee decisions and discussions.

Chair of the membership growth and development working group

Sarah MacNeil is now chair of the membership growth and development working group.

Adult member

Helen has joined our Scottish Executive as one of two trustees who represent our local volunteers and adult members across Scotland.

Adult member

Alison has joined our Scottish Executive as one of two trustees who represent our local volunteers and adult members across Scotland.

Strathclyde region

Jill is one of six regional representatives who sit on our Scottish Executive.

Lothian and Borders region

Gill is one of six regional representatives who sit on our Scottish Executive. She represents Lothian and Borders.

Central region

Janice is one of six regional representatives who sit on our Scottish Executive. She represents Central Region.

Highland region

Carole represents the Highlands and Islands on our Scottish Executive.

Southwest region

Barbara is one of six regional representatives who sit on our Scottish Executive, representing the Southwest region.

Grampian region

Joyce Petrie represents the Grampian region on our Scottish Executive.