The Board is made up of three independent board members, three councillors and a trade union representative.
Councillors will represent Argyll and Bute Council. Mary Watt will provide the trade union contribution.
Independent board members
Chair of LiveArgyll
Andrew is a former President of Helensburgh Cricket and Rugby Football Club, where he played both cricket and rugby for the first teams. He is also a former Chair of Helensburgh Savoy and has performed in a number of their productions and with the Dorian Choir. His working life was spent in the design, management and delivery of public services, both as a senior manager for public sector organisations and as a private sector consultant working for and advising local authorities.
Vice Chair of LiveArgyll
Mairi is a Head of HR in the Banking Industry. Originally from Lochgilphead she’s worked in Financial Services for 15 years in the UK, USA and Europe. Mairi is passionate about her home in Argyll, and looking forward to working with the Trust to improve and develop services for the communities across Argyll and its Islands.
Independent Board Member
Charles is a recently retired senior banker now returned to Scotland having spent most of his working life in Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Qatar. He has previous experience as a local government councillor prior to leaving the UK.
He is very excited about joining the new Leisure Trust where he hopes his business and financial background will add to the broad experience on the new Board of Directors and enable the entire trust team to make a great success of improving the leisure facilities across Argyll and Bute.
See agenda and board papers