Directors and Staff

The Development Trust consists of 10 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; Treasurer; and Employee Monitoring Director.
Eight of the directors live on Rousay; one on Egilsay; and one on the Mainland of Orkney.

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

Name: Hilary Byland
Role: Director
Island of Residence: Rousay

Name: Chris Cox
Role: Director
Island of Residence: Egilsay

Name: Clare Daintith
Role: Director
Island of Residence: Rousay

Name: John Garson
Role: Vice-Chairperson; Employee Monitoring Director; 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: Stuart Sailor
Role: Director
Island of Residence: Rousay

Name: Eric Shortland
Role: Director
Island of Residence: Rousay

Name: Kayleigh Tipper
Role: Treasurer; Director
Island of Residence: Rousay

The Development Trust also employs several staff:

Name: Helen Castle
Role: Support Officer (for the Trust); Company Secretary (for REWIRED - a subsidiary company)
Island of Residence: Rousay

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

Name: Laura French
Role: Turbine Responder (for REWIRED - a subsidiary company)
Island of Residence: Rousay

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

Name: Michelle Koster
Role: Grants Application Officer (for the Trust); Turbine Manager (for REWIRED - a subsidiary company)
Island of Residence: Rousay

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

Name: Sarah Sailor
Role: Administrative Assistant (for the Trust); Turbine Responder (for REWIRED - a subsidiary company)
Island of Residence: Rousay