Key contacts

Just like our area offices, the staff listed below can answer queries about specific areas of NatureScot work.

General Enquiries

Please note that we also have a feedback form that will help direct enquiries to the correct member of staff.

Currently the switchboard services are not available. However, you can email the Service Delivery team and they will do their best to connect you with the relevant member of staff.

Email: [email protected]

As well as our local offices, the staff listed below can answer enquiries about their own remit:

Senior Staff

Workplace, Facilities and Services
Service Delivery Team
Telephone: 01463 725 000
Email: [email protected]

Human Resources
Head of People & Organisational Development
Lynda Thomson
Telephone: 01783 444177
Email: [email protected]

Communications
Emma Keenan, Team Manager
Telephone: 0131 316 2656
Email: [email protected]

Information Management
Kenneth MacLean, Team Manager
Telephone: 0131 316 2666
Email: [email protected]

Information Systems
Mark Robson, Team Manager
Telephone: 01463 725 111
Email: [email protected]

Internal Audit
Helen McGeorge, Senior Manager
Telephone: 01738 458813
Email: [email protected]

Planning and Performance 
David Johnston, Head of Finance
Telephone: 07385396581
Email: [email protected]

Protected Areas and Nature Reserves
Ben Ross, Team Manager
Telephone: 01463 725245
Email: [email protected]

Executive Office
Graham Boyle, Team Manager
Telephone: 01463 725 091
Email: graham.boyle@nature.scot

Science and Biodiversity
Des Thompson, Principal Adviser
Telephone: 0131 316 2630
Email: [email protected]

Sustainable Coasts and Seas
Cathy Tilbrook, Team Manager
Telephone: 01738 458 620
Email: [email protected]

Marine Ecosystems
Katie Gillham, Team Manager
Telephone: 01463 725 324
Email: [email protected]

Biodiversity and Geodiversity
Kath Leys, Team Manager
Telephone: 01334 654 038
Email: [email protected]

Wildlife Management
Donald Fraser, Team Manager
Telephone: 01463 725 365
Email: [email protected]

Placemaking for People and Nature
Pete Rawcliffe, Team Manager
Telephone: 01738 458 660
Email: [email protected]

Supporting Good Development
Peter Hutchinson, Team Manager
Telephone: 01738 458 517
Email: [email protected]

Natural Resource Management
Claudia Rowse, Team Manager
Telephone: 01463 725 319
Email: [email protected]

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