Chair, Board of Trustees

Jim is the Church of Scotland minister in Juniper Green, Edinburgh. He has been there for 12 years, having previously ministered in Caithness from 1983-2000. He is married to Jean and they have 3 married children, Alistair, Fiona and Kirsty; they also have two grandsons, Daniel and Luke. Jim’s first encounter with SU was an attempt to run a group at School a long time ago, but the more lasting contact has come through his three children attending, and latterly helping to lead camps. He was previously a member of the Regional Board Committee and chaired its successor, the National Ministries Committee. He was appointed Chair of the Board in 2018. He has spoken at various local SU events in Edinburgh. He has a passion for mission.