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 what they do:

Scottish Chief Commissioner

Sue 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 guiding.

Deputy Scottish Chief Commissioners

Carol, Eileen and Elaine 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 Scottish guiding through the media, events and online.

Guiding Development Committee Chairs

Anne and Sarah head 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

Hannah, 20, gives our 50,000 young members a voice in Trustee decisions and discussions.

Adult Member

Emma joined our Scottish Executive in January 2015 as one of two Trustees who represent our local volunteers and adult members across Scotland.

Adult Member

Tina is one of two Trustees who represents our local volunteers and adult members across Scotland.

Strathclyde Region

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

Lothian and Borders Region

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

Central Region

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

Highland Region

Carol 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.