Lesley has wide-ranging leadership experience in Scotland’s public sector. She was an Executive Director responsible for Economy, Neighbourhood and Environment functions with a local authority. This role involved responsibility for all of the council’s housing functions. Lesley was previously a Director with Audit Scotland, covering performance across economy, education and justice policy areas in Scotland. This work led to her acting as an adviser to organisations on how to improve their performance. Lesley is an experienced non-executive director, and is a Board Member of the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service. She was formerly Deputy Chair of the Scottish Environment Protection Agency and served as a Board Member of the Care Commission. Lesley joined the WLHP Board on 18 September 2018.
Interests outside of Wheatley Group:
- Excellence in Work Limited
- Scottish Fire and Rescue Service