SQA Advisory Council

The Advisory Council's primary role is to consider and advise SQA on the needs and views of our stakeholders in relation to our qualifications and awards. This advice helps us to develop, maintain and deliver our portfolio.

Advisory Council Members

Dr Paul Thomson Dr Paul Thomson
(Convenor)


Roger Stewart Mr Roger Stewart
(Deputy Convenor)


Andy Wright

Andy Wright
Assistant Principal, Dumfries and Galloway College


Hugh McCafferty Hugh McCafferty
Regional Delivery Manager, ConstructionSkills 


Grant Ritchie Grant Ritchie
Depute Principal, Dundee College


Alan Dick Alan Dick
Head Teacher, Port Glasgow High School


Lorna Trainer Lorna Trainer
Director, L&G Learning (Scotland) Ltd


John Oates John Oates
Manager, BRAG Enterprises Ltd


Jenny Rees Jenny Rees
Consultant


Helen Martin

Helen Martin, Assistant Secretary, STUC


John Edwards

John Edward, Director of SCIS


Maureen McKenna

Maureen McKenna, Executive Director of Education, Glasgow City Council


Sylvia Halkerston

Sylvia Halkerston, Consultant


 

Gordon McGuiness

Gordon McGuiness, Head of Industry & Enterprise Networks, Skills Development Scotland


Eric Lumsden

Eric Lumsden, Member (West Lothian representative), National Parent Forum


Eileen Prior

Eileen Prior, Executive Director, SPTC


Helen Gray

Helen Gray, Headteacher, Menzieshill High School, Dundee