Directors and Staff

The Development Trust consists of 9 volunteer directors from our community, who are unpaid by the Trust. On the Board, 3 directors hold additional responsibilities in their roles as Chairperson; Vice-Chairperson; and Treasurer.
Eight of the directors live on Rousay; and one on the Mainland of Orkney.

Name: John Garson
Role: Chair
Island of Residence: Rousay

Name: Kayleigh Tipper
Role: Vice Chair
Island of Residence: Rousay

Name: Carolyne Tunbridge
Role: Treasurer
Island of Residence: Rousay

Name: Shelagh Grieve
Role: Director
Island of Residence: Rousay

Name: Mark Hull
Role: Co-opted Director
Island of Residence: Mainland of Orkney

Name: Carole Maguire
Role: Director
Island of Residence: Rousay

Name: Alison Mainland
Role: Director
Island of Residence: Rousay

Name: Bryan Milner
Role: Director
Island of Residence: Rousay

Name: Peter Roebuck
Role: Co-Opted Director
Island of Residence: Rousay

The Development Trust also employs several staff:

Name: Helen Castle
Role: Company Secretary

Name: Gill Wigley
Role: Project Manager

Name: Ellie Roberts
Role: Project Officer

Name: Hazel Pickering
Role: Office Cleaner

Name: Kirsty Tunbridge
Role: Relief Office Cleaner

Name: Laura French
Role: Turbine Manager (for REWIRED - a subsidiary company)

Name: Jess Tunbridge
Role: Turbine Responder (for REWIRED - a subsidiary company)

Name: Diana Compton
Role: Project Manager (for Heat Smart Orkney - a subsidiary company)

Name: Kira Hoffman
Role: Project Assistant (for Heat Smart Orkney - a subsidiary company)

Name: Julie Morgan
Role: Project Assistant (for Heat Smart Orkney - a subsidiary company)