Ian has been a director of SCBF since 2013.
Scott MacDonald studied electronic engineering and has a background in both business software and the holiday lettings industry. Since returning to Scotland he now focuses a rather larger part of his time on being a father to his three young children, one of whom suffers from a physical disability. He has been a resident of Strathnairn since 2012 where he is involved in several local groups as a volunteer. His interests include languages, reading and mountaineering. He has been on the board since 2013.
Isobel McQueer, Chair has spent many years as a Community councillor in such diverse places as Tarbat, Easter Ross, Culcabock and Drakies, Inverness, Tain, Skeabost, Isle of Skye and now serves in Strathnairn. Although originally from Glasgow, she has spent forty three years in the Highlands and because of work has moved around quite a bit, gaining valuable knowledge and a deep love of the area. Her interests are Reading, family, Politics, Philosophy, Scottish History, short mat bowling and the local community of Strathnairn.
After attending the Scottish Rural Parliament in 2014 she returned with renewed interest and vision having seen some of the innovative and exciting things going on all over Scotland in Rural areas. As a mother and grandmother it gives her great pleasure to see the board support the local schools and playpark. She looks forward to closer communication with all the local groups to further promote and enhance activities for all ages in our community. Isobel has been on the board since 2013.
Isobel is also chair of the Strathnairn indoor bowling club which last year recruited some young members, one of whom became Inverness junior champion.
Sally has been a director of SCBF since 2014.
Pauline has been a director of SCBF since December 2015. She has lived in Strathnairn for 29 years, raised her family here and been involved in the community through the local school, bowling club and gala.
In particular Community Projects are important to Pauline as they are an asset to all in the community and a long lasting legacy. Pauline’s interests include walking, travelling ,reading and spending time with family. She is a senior manager in the care sector with skills that transfer to the benefit fund.
Mark has been a director of SCBF since 2016.
Christine has been a director of SCBF since 2016.
Nick has been a director of SCBF since 2017.