Our team

We also have a team of staff who work in our Scottish HQ in Edinburgh, in our Edinburgh and Glasgow guiding shops and at Netherurd, our house in the Borders offering meetings, events and outdoor activities.

Meet some of our people:

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.

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 Scottish guiding 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 Scottish guiding units to grow and thrive.

Netherurd Manager

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

Guiding Development Manager

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