MEET THE TEAM

CHAIR

Sarah MacDonald

Sarah is the official spokesperson of the Community Council and represents the Council when dealing with outside bodies.

VICE CHAIR

Susan Gothard

Susan stands in for the Chair when Sarah is unable to attend monthly meetings.

 

She supports the Chair in their role and takes over some of the workload when necessary or when asked.

SECRETARY

 LYNDA MCGIVERN

Lynda is responsible for compiling the agenda for meetings; and taking, copying and distributing minutes. She also answers correspondence and liaises with officials. She also looks after public relations ,maintains social media on behalf of the community council.

TREASURER

 SARAH MACDONALD

Sarah's role involves responsibilities relating to the financial operation of the community council, for receipt and banking of the annual grant; issuing all cheques and making payments on behalf of the community council. She must keep proper accounts of all receipts and expenditure and prepare an Annual Statement of accounts. 

PLANNING

OFFICER

VACANT POSITION

The Planning Officer receives the weekly list of planning applications listed in the local area and then ascertains whether they raise issues of local interest. They should also check planning applications in adjacent areas in case they impact on the local area 

YOUTH

MEMBER

Amy Waterston

Amy's role is to represent the views and opinions of teenagers and young people in the village,and bring these to the attention of the community council members.