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

Jane Handley
Jane Handley
Convenor (SQA Board member)
Seán Hagney
Seán Hagney
Deputy Convenor (SQA Board member)
Grahame Smith
Grahame Smith
SQA Board member
Ken Thomson
Ken Thomson
SQA Board member
David Barnett
David Barnett
Head Teacher
Cults Academy
Wendy Burton
Wendy Burton
Director
Scottish Union Learning
Tim Frew
Tim Frew
Chief Executive
YouthLink Scotland
Diane Greenlees
Diane Greenlees
Director
Skills Development Scotland
Iain Hawker
Iain Hawker
Assistant Principal
Fife College
Simon Hewitt
Simon Hewitt
Principal
Dundee and Angus College
Sonia Kordiak
Sonia Kordiak
Member (Education Committee)
Educational Institute of Scotland
Margaret Lannon
Margaret Lannon
Deputy Director,
Education and Professional
Learning & Development
Scottish Council of Independent Schools
David Macdonald
David Macdonald
Vice-Chair
The National Parent Forum for Scotland
Stuart McKenna
Stuart McKenna
Chief Executive
Scottish Training Federation
Lyndsay McRoberts
Lyndsay McRoberts
Head Teacher
Duncanrig Secondary School
East Kilbride
Eileen Prior
Eileen Prior
Executive Director
Connect
Steven Quinn
Steven Quinn
ADES Representative