Our Team

Welcome to our people section

Below you will find a list of our Staff based in Edinburgh and Glasgow, our Board members and our Patron, Eleanor, Duchess of Argyll.

Feel free to use the information to get in touch.

Edinburgh
Martin Scott

Martin Scott

Chief Executive

Sonya Richardson

Sonya Richardson

Lead Bereavement Support Worker

Kelley Scoular

Kelley Scoular

Office Manager

Ailsa Hill

Ailsa Hill

Bereavement Support Worker

Natasha Shanley

Natasha Shanley

Bereavement Support Worker

Laura Macleod

Laura Macleod

Bereavement Support Worker

Morag Gardner

Morag Gardner

Volunteer Assessor

Michele Littlejohn

Michele Littlejohn

Part Time Admin Assistant

Joyce Jackson

Joyce Jackson

Volunteer Bereavement Support Worker

Isla Toner

Isla Toner

Volunteer

Glasgow
Val Scholfield

Val Scholfield

Glasgow Manager

Amy Maloy

Amy Maloy

Bereavement Support Worker

Lynsey Semple

Lynsey Semple

Bereavement Support Worker

Niamh O'Donnell

Niamh O'Donnell

Social Media Development

Board of Trustees
Liz Henderson

Liz Henderson

Co-Founder & Board Member

The Rev’d Elizabeth Henderson is a co-founder of the charity. Trained in Mathematics, she is now the Minister of Richmond Craigmillar Church. 

Maureen Baker

Maureen Baker

Interim Treasurer

Maureen Baker MBE retired as head teacher of Children’s House Nursery School, Niddrie.  She has a professional interest in the Froebelian approach to learning.

Jim Jack

Jim Jack

Chairman

The Rev’d Dr James Jack, formerly an architect, is now a Minister. He has served as Chair of the General Trustees of the Church of Scotland.

Jess Douglas

Jess Douglas

Co-Founder & Vice-Chairperson

Jess co-founded the charity and is a bereaved parent. She is a retired Duty Manager of a sports centre.                                              

Neil Gardner

Neil Gardner

Director

The Rev’d Neil Gardner once served as an Army Chaplain and is now minister of Canongate Kirk, the military church for Edinburgh. He is a Domestic Chaplain to HM The Queen.
Appointment Pending

Appointment Pending

Treasurer

Tara Porr Granados

Tara Porr Granados

Director

Rev Tara serves as the minister of Ibrox Parish Church. She experienced childhood bereavement first hand which has placed this kind of work very close to her heart .

Liz Bisset

Liz Bisset

Director

Elizabeth Bisset is a retired secretary and is an elder and volunteer in the Fair Share work which provides free food for the local community of Richmond Craigmillar Church.

Christine Macleod

Christine Macleod

Director

Christine Macleod works for the Children and Families Department of City of Edinburgh Council. 

 

Janette Wilson

Janette Wilson

Director

Janette Wilson is a retired lawyer who brings a comprehensive knowledge of charity law to the Board.

 

 

Isabell Curran

Isabell Curran

Director

Isabell is a Human Resources Manager for D M Hall and brings an understanding of personnel matters to the Board.

Our Patron, Eleanor Duchess of Argyll

Our Patron, Eleanor Duchess of Argyll

Patron

Eleanor, the Duchess of Argyll, became our Patron in 2014. She has brought a wonderful enthusiasm for our work to the role.