The HITRANS Board comprises a Councillor from each local authority area covered by the partnership and 3 non-council members appointed in a personal capacity by the Minister for Transport following open advertisement and selection. The Board has appointed a group of professional advisors who play an important role, working with the executive team, in developing strategy. The executive team report to the Board.


  • Cllr Allan Henderson, Chair - Highland Council
  • Cllr John Cowe, Vice Chair, Moray Council
  • Cllr Graham Sinclair - Orkney Islands Council
  • Cllr Uisdean Robertson - Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
  • Cllr Robin Currie - Argyll and Bute Council
  • David Gray - Non Councillor Member
  • Naomi Bremner - Non Councillor Member
  • Robert Andrew - Non Councillor Member

Staff Team

  • Ranald Robertson - Partnership Director
  • Katy Cunningham - Business Manager
  • Frank Roach - Partnership Manager
  • Neil MacRae - Partnership Manager
  • Jayne Golding - Projects and Policy Manager
  • Vikki Trelfer - Active Travel Officer
  • Sarah Compton-Bishop - Scottish Islands Passport Manager (job share)
  • Kirsten Gow - Scottish Islands Passport Manager (job share)
  • Rachael Fraser - Project Officer (Finance)
  • Kelly Martin - Project Support Assistant
  • Gemma Robinson - Project Officer (FASTER)


  • James Buck- Orkney Islands Council
  • Fergus Murray- Argyll and Bute Council
  • Angus Murray - Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
  • Malcolm MacLeod - Highland Council
  • Nicola Moss - Moray Council
  • Nicholas Sobey - Highlands and Islands Enterprise
  • Grant Campbell - Scottish Council for Development and Industry