Scotland's National Forests are managed by Forest Enterprise Scotland (FES), an agency of Forestry Commission. The board (FESMB) gives strategic direction to the Forest Districts. The board monitors performance against policies, strategies and targets and provides support to the Chief Executive and Director Scotland. The Board meets once a month. Minutes available below.


  • Trefor OwenInterim Chief Executive (Chair)
  • 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 – Head of HR Scotland
  • Rhona MacPherson and Amanda McInnes – Secretaries to the management board


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