The Board of the PF Counselling Service provides the governance and strategic direction to the organisation.

Dick MansonDick Manson Chair

Recently retired following a career in senior management spanning 30 years. Dick has worked as senior manager in housing in Glasgow, as a Chief Executive in the NHS, and was seconded as a Director to the Scottish Executive for two years. He lives in Bearsden in Glasgow, has two children in secondary school and is a land-rover and classic car enthusiast and hill walker.

Allan SturrockAllan Sturrock Treasurer

Retired after 20 years as an executive coach and career transition consultant. Earlier career included 24 years with ICI and Christian Salvesen, also an associate tutor and coach with The Leadership Trust. He has a BSc and MBA and basic training in counselling.  Allan lives in Edinburgh with his wife and has three grown-up children. He is keen piper and enjoys golf, fishing, curling and a cottage in the highlands.

Dan Kelpie Dan joined the PF’s Board in June 2017, following retirement from a career in the oil industry, where his speciality was cost control and project management.  His career included 23 years with BP and involved a number of overseas assignments.  He has a degree in Engineering.  Dan has lived in Edinburgh for the last 25 years with his wife, and has two grown-up daughters. He enjoys gardening, cycling, and swimming.

Dan will take over as Treasurer at the AGM in October 2017, following the retirement of Allan Sturrock.

 Matthew Haggis Company Secretary

Counsellor in private practice.  Facilitator, Creative Exchange

 Jan Buncle ex-PR Director, Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland
Bea Dundonald Counsellor in private practice.
Judith Fewell Honorary Fellow, Counselling & Psychotherapy, University of Edinburgh
Alison Hampton Director, PF Counselling Service
Chris Hewitt Counsellor