Employed 27 yrs in the water industry, 10 years as Operations Team Leader for the Wester Ross and South West Sutherland area. Experience of staff supervision and budgetary controls; corporate management; customer experience and regulatory compliance. Some experience of Health and Safety legislation.
Previous experience of serving on many community based boards and committees over many years including; Ullaspool during the fundraising planning and building of the swimming pool, Primary and High school boards (Chair), Chaired the action group (Ullaschool) for Ullapool’s new community High school. Chaired the board of Lochbroom FM. For two years served as office bearer for Ullapool Angling Club (5yrs chair, 10yrs secretary) and served on Lochbroom Community Council for two terms (served as vice chair for a short spell).
Active experience of local tourism especially B&B and self catering. Presently acquainting myself with the dos and don’ts of crofting tenure as resident on a croft on the shores of Lochbroom.