Kate Ramsden, Branch chair has been successfully elected onto the National Executive Council (NEC) of UNISON. This is the senior lay leadership of the union and Kate will represent Scottish members on this body. She will take up one of the two female seats after this year’s National Delegate Conference in Brighton and will serve for two years.
Also elected to represent Scotland are: Davena Rankin, in the other female seat; Maggie Cook in the reserved seat; Stephen Smellie in the general seat and Jim McFarlane in the male seat.
Scotland’s Gordon McKay, who previously represented Scotland in the male seat, has now been elected to the Health seat on the NEC.
Thanks to all those who voted!