Gordon MacRae – Chief Executive

Gordon MacRae – Chief Executive

chiefexec@humanism.scot

Gordon has spent most of his working life in the voluntary sector, campaigning for social justice and human rights. Before joining the Humanist Society Scotland he worked as Head of Public Affairs for Which? in Scotland and before that spent five years as Head of Communications and Policy at Shelter Scotland. He has worked in similar roles at Indigo PR, Scottish Grocers’ Federation and Leonard Cheshire Disability. He lives in Peebles with his wife and two children.

Lynsey Kidd – Director of Services

Lynsey Kidd – Director of Services

lynsey@humanism.scot

Lynsey joined the Humanist Society Scotland team in 2013. Prior to joining the team, Lynsey worked across the public and voluntary sectors in roles focused on improving communities and opportunities for families and young people. Lynsey is committed to Humanist Society Scotland’s role in providing meaningful services which make a positive difference to Humanists in Scotland.

Fiona Fergusson - Finance Manager

Fiona Fergusson - Finance Manager

fiona@humanism.scot

Fiona joined Humanist Society Scotland in June 2016. Her previous finance roles have been in the voluntary sector, most recently Carr Gomm, a leading Scottish support charity. The common strand across 20 years of finance experience has been working with organisations that respect the individual and deliver high quality services. Fiona is committed to the development of a secular Scotland and Humanist Society Scotland’s leading role in that process.

Fraser Sutherland - Campaigns and Communications Manager

Fraser Sutherland - Campaigns and Communications Manager

fraser@humanism.scot

Fraser joined Humanist Society Scotland in March 2017 after roles at Citizens Advice Scotland and the Scottish Parliament. He has previously run campaigns on ending Funeral Poverty, clamping down on payday lenders and protecting vulnerable people from scammers.

Mads Mitchell - Operations Manager

Mads Mitchell - Operations Manager

mads@humanism.scot

Mads joined the team in late 2015. She ensures the smooth running of the organisation, providing staff, volunteers and the celebrant body with the tools they need to do their jobs.

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