Management Committee Members List of Committee Members at September 19:
Gordon Mason (Chairperson) - Gordon has served on the Management Committee since 1998. Gordon serves on the Committee of TPAS Scotland and is currently Chairperson of EVH, an organisation providing HR support to voluntary organisations. Gordon was appointed Chairperson in September 2017.
Pat Heneghan (Vice Chair) - Pat was a founder member of Forth and having had a number of years away from direct involvement he rejoined Management Committee in 2008. He lives in Stirling and worked in housing, until his early retirement. Pat is therefore able to combine his working and local knowledge to the benefit of Forth, its tenants and others in the local communities.
Colleen Sharp (Secretary) - Colleen is a tenant of the Association and was co-opted onto Committee in January 16 before being elected as a full member at the AGM in September 2016 . She is involved with our Registered Tenants' Organisation and attends the Tenants' View Forum.
Robert Buchanan(Treasurer) - Robert was elected to the Committee in September 2013. He lives in Riverside and formerly ran his own business in Raploch for many years prior to retirement. His local knowledge and business experience is undoubtedly valuable to Forth.
John Fyfe - With 30 years experience as former Managing Director of a firm of Consulting Engineers, John brings extensive professional and business experience to the Association. He also has a thorough knowledge of Committee work and, as well as serving on the Management Committee since 2003 he has been a member of Cambusbarron Community Council.
Linda Mason - Linda has served on the Management Committee since 1998 and has gained a qualification in housing. She has developed skills in public speaking through her experience of being a course leader for a self-management course. She is a council member of the MS Society Scotland. She has a broad knowledge and understanding of the local community.
John Paterson - John joined Management Committee in 2015 having previously been involved some years ago. He is a resident of Raploch and served as a local Councillor for many years.
Councillor J Thomson - Councillor Thomson attends meetings as an observer and is the link between Stirling Council and Forth. He brings extensive knowledge of the Stirling community and wider political scene.
Ann Dickson - Ann was elected to committee at the AGM in 2019. She was active in local politics for many years, during which she held several senior positions. The provision of quality housing and services to tenants has always been a priority for Ann and remains so today.
Priscilla Maramba – Priscilla was elected to committee at the AGM in 2019. She is involved with our Registered Tenants' Organisation and attends the Tenants' View Forum. Priscilla has a lengthy involvement with charities and co-founded a local community charity over 10 years ago which she chaired for over 5 years. In addition, she has sat on various Boards and she currently runs her own business.
James Bryce – James is new to the Management Committee after being elected in 2019. He has past experience of voluntary work gained during his time with the MS Society Scotland where he oversaw all aspects of health and safety for the local volunteer group; and has recently volunteered to assist with the health and safety.
Lynore MacLeod – Lynore was co-opted onto the Management Committee on the 25th November 2019. Lynore has recently returned to the central belt after 15 years in Perthshire and is now a Forth tenant in Dunblane. Lynore’s background is in Hotel & Catering and Retail Management. In June 2019 she returned to Stirling to manage a new business in King Street. She has previously served on many voluntary committees to do with her children and set up along with friends a before school club in Perthshire whose model was adopted by the local authority.