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.
David has over thirty years' experience in local government and recently retired after ten years as Chief Executive of Scottish Borders Council.
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.