The overall strategic direction of CVS Inverclyde is determined by our Board of Directors who are unpaid volunteers and also Trustees for the purposes of charity law.
Directors are elected from the membership at our AGM with one-third of Directors required to step down at each AGM, meaning there are at least four vacancies on the Board elected every year. Terms of office are usually three years. Board members who step down are eligible to re-stand.
Office Bearers are elected annually from within the Board and serve for a one year term with a maximum of three consecutive terms.
Current Office Bearers are:
Karen Haldane, Chair - Karen is Executive Officer, Your Voice
Laura Reilly, Vice Chair - Laura is Manager, Belville Community Garden Trust
Board Directors are:
James Lamb is Secretary, Children in Poverty Inverclyde
Linda McEnhill is Chief Executive Officer, Ardgowan Hospice
Lorna MacDonald is Manager, Inverclyde Carers Centre
Willie Wilson is Manager, Branchton Community Centre
Directors are appointed at our AGM - usually around September/October each year. The Board also have the authority to co-opt up to two Directors on an interim basis between AGMs.