Our Board is made up of:

  • 12 non-executive Board members (two of whom are nominated by COSLA) this includes one whistleblowing champion
  • Public Health Scotland Employee Director, who provides the link between the Board and Staff Side
  • Public Health Scotland Chief Executive

Our Board is responsible for:

  • setting the strategic direction for the organisation and defining annual plans
  • ensuring that plans and performance take account of and are responsive to stakeholder needs
  • monitoring performance against objectives to check that PHS is delivering the right outcomes
  • ensuring effective financial stewardship
  • ensuring high standards of governance and conduct throughout the organisation, consistent with Public Health Scotland values

Our Board members

Last updated: 13 April 2023
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