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Chairs and Secretaries

Chairs and Secretaries

Please find below a full list of appointments for Scotland.

Scottish Chair

Cllr Les Sharp, Clackmannanshire Council

Scottish Secretary

John Blair, Midlothian Council

Scottish Vice Chair

Cllr Archie Dryburgh, Dumfries & Galloway Council

Financial Advisor

Dougie McMillan, South Lanarkshire Council

Chair of Building & Housing Services

Cllr George Paul, West Lothian Council

Secretary of Building & Housing Services

Alistair Shaw, West Lothian Council

Chair of Commercialisation

Cllr Jim Montgomerie, North Ayrshire Council

Secretary of Commercialisation

Russell McCutcheon, North Ayrshire Council

Chair of Parks, Grounds, Street Services and Sports & Leisure

Cllr Norman Hampshire, East Lothian Council

Secretary of Parks, Grounds, Street Services and Sports & Leisure

Stuart Pryde, East Lothian Council

Chair of Renewables & Energy Efficiency

Cllr Evelyn Tweed, Stirling Council

Secretary of Renewables & Energy Efficiency Roz Smith, Stirling Council

Chair of Roads & Street Lighting Services

Cllr Frank Anderson, West Lothian Council

Secretaries of Roads & Street Lighting Services Graeme Malcolm and Kenny Brown, West Lothian Council

Chair of Soft FM Services

Cllr Elena Whitham, East Ayrshire Council

Secretary of Soft FM Services

Andrew Kennedy, East Ayrshire Council

Chair of Transport & Mechanical Services

Cllr Paul O'Kane, East Renfrewshire Council

Secretary of Transport & Mechanical Services

Emil Laiolo, Glasgow City Council

Chair of Waste & Recycling Services

Cllr Peter Craig, South Lanarkshire Council

Secretary of Waste & Recycling Services Charlie Kelly, South Lanarkshire Council

Promoting excellence in public services

APSE (Association for Public Service Excellence) is a not for profit unincorporated association working with over 300 councils throughout the UK. Promoting excellence in public services, APSE is the foremost specialist in local authority frontline services, hosting a network for frontline service providers in areas such as waste and refuse collection, parks and environmental services, cemeteries and crematorium, environmental health, leisure, school meals, cleaning, housing and building maintenance.




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