The SLAED Executive is made up of a number of office bearers elected at our annual general meetings, along with those officers who chair our strategic and thematic groups.
Purpose / Remit
Current / Forward work programme
|Chairperson||Pamela Smith (Falkirk Council)
||Caitriona McAuley (North Ayrshire Council))
Alison Smith (Angus Council)
|Communications Lead||Pamela Stevenson (Fife Council)|
|Richard Sweetnam (Aberdeen City Council)
Jim Galloway (City of Edinburgh Council)
|People Group Chair||Pamela Smith (Falkirk Council)|
|Business Group Chair||George Sneddon (Fife Council)|
|Place Group Chair||Michael McGuinness (West Dunbartonshire Council)|
|European Group Chair||Malcolm Leitch (Glasgow City Council)|
|Performance Group Chair||Rory Young (Dundee City Council)|
|Rural Group Chair||Ishabel Bremner (Argyll and Bute Council)|
|Tourism Group Chair||Stephen Balfour (South Lanarkshire Council)|
The Executive is a decision-making body, setting and approving SLAED’s policy position on most issues in line with its Mission Statement and Objectives, and giving direction to strategic and thematic groups in respect of SLAED business and operations.
The Executive also has oversight of organisational and governance issues across SLAED.
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