Forest Enterprise Scotland's Management Board

Scotland's National Forest Estate is managed by Forest Enterprise Scotland (FES), an agency of FCS. Forest Enterprise Scotland's Management Board (FESMB) gives strategic direction and leadership to the Scottish Forest Districts.

Members of the management board

  • Simon HodgeChief Executive (Chair)
  • Trefor OwenHead of Land Management
  • Michael Ansell – Head of Estate Development
  • Alan Stevenson – Head of Community and Visitor Services
  • Brent Meakin – Head of Business Services
  • Michael Hymers – Head of Corporate Support
  • Donna Mortimer – Head of Finance and Procurement
  • Rosetta Forbes – HR Business Partner for Scotland
  • Rhona MacPherson – Secretaries to the management board

Purpose of the the management board

The Management Board provides leadership and direction for Forest Enterprise Scotland. It monitors performance against agreed policies, strategies and targets and provides advice and support to the Chief Executive and Director Scotland.

The Board meets once a month. Minutes are produced to record the main discussion points and any actions from each minute and published online.

Management board meeting minutes (by meeting date):

Previous minutes are available from the UK Government web archive or by contacting us.