CHRISTINA KELLY, CHAIR
Christina Kelly is the Managing Director at Golly Slater, a full-service marketing agency. The company has offices across the UK, and offers services in advertising, direct and digital, PR, media, branding, social media, recruitment and contact management. Christina has 26 years’ experience in communications, both in-house and in consultancy working in both the private and public sector.
Bruce Waddell is one of the most highly respected and well-connected figures in Scottish media. For 13 years he has been editor of the country’s three biggest-selling newspaper, the Scottish Sun, the Daily Record and the Sunday Mail. He joined BIG Partnership PR and Marketing Agency in March, 2012. During his tenure he was regularly consulted by Prime Ministers, First Minister, MPs, MSPs, chief executives and chairmen, sporting institutions and leading figures from business, cinema and television.
Martin Houghton-Brown is the Chief Executive of homeless charity Depaul UK. He joined Depaul UK from Missing People where he was Chief Executive for three years. Starting his working life as a qualified teacher, Martin went on to work in communities, supporting young people living with complex problems and managed a number of social care initiatives.
David McCullough is Chief Executive at The Abbeyfield Society, having been CEO of Royal Voluntary Service for six years. Prior to that, David spent six years as Deputy Chief Executive of Oxfam GB. His appointment to Oxfam came after a career as Director and MD in banking, IT and High Street retail working for well-known companies such as Next and Miss Selfridge.