Professor Susan Deacon CBE, Chair of the SPA, has a range of leadership experience gained in the public, private, and third sectors, academia and national politics.
Elaine is a management accountant who joined the Board in June 2015. She was policy lead for the Northern Ireland Organised Crime Taskforce.
Grant Macrae was appointed to the SPA Board on 1 April 2017 and brings strong practical experience in public sector accounting, accountability, audit and risk.
Matt joined the Board on 1 April 2017. He has considerable governance experience and knowledge of public services in Scotland.
Caroline joined the Board on 1 April 2017 and brings many years experience as a business advisor with a technology background.
Robert has a portfolio of Non-Executive Director & Strategic Advisory roles, supporting organisations through complex change programmes, with a particular focus on cybersecurity.
Tom joined the SPA Board in March 2018.
Jane joined the SPA Board on 1 April 2018. She is a qualified solicitor with extensive experience as a Chief Executive and Board Member.
David joined the SPA Board on 1 April 2018.
With a legal background and experience of strategic leadership of a large, complex organisation, Mary brings skills in building relationships and leading strategic collaboration.
Michelle joined the Board on 1 June 2018.
Martyn joined the SPA Board on 1 August 2018.
Gordon joined the SPA Board in October 2018. Gordon brings skills in corporate governance, operational and commercial performance, strategy development and delivery.