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Moving Forward in Kinship and Foster Care

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Appendix 2
Membership of the Reference Group and the five Task Groups

Reference Group
Anne Black, Reference Group Chair
Mary McKenna, The Fostering Network
Debbie Booth, Dundee City Council
Maureen Keough, Highland Council
Anne Hampton, West Lothian Council
Margaret Bruce, SSSC
Penny Curtis, Scottish Government
Barbara Hudson, BAAF
Maggie Mellon Children 1st
Margaret Moyes, Scottish Adoption
Euan Davidson, Scottish Government
Dorothy Bremner, Kinsfolk Carers Edinburgh
Jonathan Sher, Children in Scotland
Judith Tait, SWIA
Sara Lurie, Chair, Independent Fostering Providers Group, latterly Director tFN Scotland
Sarah Crangle, The Fostering Network
Jackie Brock, Scottish Government
Ian Storrie, Scottish Government
Anil Gupta, COSLA
Matthew Elton, CAS
Kay Jackson, Barnardos foster carer
Marian Martin, HMIE
Natalia Duncan, support project worker

TG Organisational Arrangements
Anna Fowlie, Scottish Government (Chair)
Anne Black, Reference Group Chair
Penny Curtis, Scottish Government
Penny Simpson, Independent Chair of Fostering and Permanence panel Aberdeen
Pat Preece, Stirling Council
Pat Hutchison, BAAF
Maureen Keough, Highland Council
Margaret Moyes, Scottish Adoption
Rhona Pollock, SCRA
Jennifer Crowson, SWIA
Judith Tait, SWIA
Romy Langeland, ADSW
Alison Jamieson, Care Commission
Natalia Duncan, support project worker

Specific input from:
Sheriff Peter Gillam
Sarah Rodger, Perth and Kinross Council
Gail Aboim, Dundee City Council
Linda McLennan, Highland Council

TG Kinship Care
Anne Black, Chair
Jonathan Sher, Children in Scotland
James Crombie, Kinship Care Network
James Cameron, Kinship Care Network
Matthew Elton, CAS
Jane Aldgate, Open University
Irene Miller, Perth and Kinross City Council
Dorothy Bremner, Kinsfolk Carers, Edinburgh
Gail Aboim, Dundee City Council
Sharon McAlees, Inverclyde City Council
Maggie Mellon, Children 1 st
Yvonne Ramsay, Kinship Care Network
Natalia Duncan, support project worker

TG Recruitment
Mary McKenna, Chair
Sarah Crangle, The Fostering Network
Kirstie MacLean, Edinburgh City Council
Suzanne Higgs, Barnardos Family Placement Services
Debbie Booth, Dundee City Council
Heather Gray, Who Cares? Scotland
David Dunne, Who Cares? Scotland
Ian Storrie, Scottish Government
Euan Davidson, Scottish Government
Rosie Telford, Scottish Government
Sam Coope, Scottish Government
Laura Mulholland, Scottish Government
Morag Darnborough, Glasgow City Council
Val Smith, Glasgow City Council
Audrey Gilfillan, Glasgow City Council
Joanne MacDougall, Edinburgh City Council
Carol McGinley, FCA
Marie Amelie Viatte, Scottish Government

Some participants gave specific input only

TG Training
Anne Hampton, West Lothian Council
Kay Jackson, Barnardos foster carer
Sue Robertson, The Fostering Network

TG Assessment
Barbara Hudson, BAAF
Cathie McQueen, Care Commission
Sara Lurie, Chair, Independent Fostering Providers Forum Later Director tFN Scotland