Pauline Smith

Chief Executive

Claire McRae

0131 220 2456 / 07947 557204

Kay Marwick

Finance & Operations Manager
0131 220 2456

Amy Punton


Sheila Patel

Communications Manager
Working days: Tuesday-Thursday

Audrey Dunn

Development Officer - North & Islands
07956 730149. Working days: Wednesday (morning only), Thursday & Friday

Laura Worku

Development Officer - West & Argyll and Bute
07903 306321. Working days: Tuesday-Thursday

Alice Duthuille

Strengthening Communities Programme Development Officer

Ruth Evans

Strengthening Communities Programme Development Officer
07579 008465

Pamela Barnes

Membership & Engagement Officer (maternity cover)
07539 743401

Lucy Espeland (maternity leave)

Membership & Engagement Officer
07539 743401

You can see members of our COSS team and Community Shares Scotland team here.

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