Professional Learning Committee


  • Dr Annette Coburn (Snr Lecturer in Community Education, University of West of Scotland)

Vice Chair

  • Sue Holland-Smith (CLD Worker, Perth & Kinross Council)

Committee members

  • Victoria Barnett-Simpson (Associate Lecturer in Education, University of the West of Scotland)
  • Daisy Belton (part-time CLL Keyworker & Sessional Youth worker, Midlothian Council)
  • Nicola Booth (Head of Youth Work, LGBT Youth Scotland)
  • David Brown (Hamilton Universal Connections Team Leader, South Lanarkshire Council)
  • Dr Beth Cross (Lecturer, University of the West of Scotland)
  • John Galt (Education Officer CLD, Education Scotland)
  • Darran Gillan (Youth and Programme Development Manager, Paisley YMCA)
  • Graham Hewitson (Trustee of Generations Working Together and CLD Volunteer in Community Sport)
  • Jamie Mallan
  • Liam McKenna (Lecturer, South Lanarkshire College)
  • Fiona McKenzie (Head of Learning Communities, West College Scotland)
  • Joan McVicar (Coordinator, Youth Learning Services, South Lanarkshire Council)
  • Fiona Morrison (Employability Adviser, Fife College)
  • Mike Naulty (Former Associate Dean for Continuing & Applied Professional Studies, University of Dundee)
  • Maggie Paterson (CLD Volunteer)
  • Tricia Ryan (Fife Council)
  • Kate Sangster (Adult Literacies/ESOL Senior, South Ayrshire Council)

Development Officers

Kirsty Gemmell