OneKind is a registered charity in Scotland and a limited company by guarantee. OneKind is managed by a Board of trustees for the charity.
Our current trustees are:
Sara Bannerman, Chair–Sara has over two decades’ experience in the fundraising and marketing sectors, working with Glasgow Caledonian Univesity, Sense Scotland and Erskine. Sara is currently Head of External Relations at Erskine since 2014 with responsibility for Fundraising, Marketing and External Communications.
Stuart Gillies – Stuart works as a lawyer in Edinburgh, specialising in Corporate, Banking and Finance law.
Mark Johnson – Mark is assistant clerk to the Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee at the Scottish Parliament. Before joining the Parliament, Mark worked as a policy officer for the Scottish Government and as a development officer for a small environmental charity based in Orkney.
Lauren Semple – Lauren is a founder and Director of Karat Marketing with 11 years fundraising experience. Lauren began her fundraising career as a telephone fundraiser before progressing to senior roles. She works with charities to develop high quality, fundraising programmes, delivering long term, committed supporters and maximising lifetime value. She has been a speaker at various conferences including Institute of Fundraising’s National Convention, Yorkshire, Annual Lectures and International Fundraising Congress.
Louise Robertson – Louise has over fifteen years’ experience as a journalist, PR and public affairs professional working at a UK and devolved level. Louise has spent the majority of her career in the third sector and prior to joining OneKind’s board she has worked with OneKind as both an employee and a consultant.
Robbie Marsland – Since the 1980’s, Robbie has worked for social change in the areas of homelessness, international human rights/development and international animal welfare and conservation. He is presently the Director of the League Against Cruel Sports, Scotland.