Meet the Leadership Team

Billy was appointed our first ever CEO in March 2021 and is responsible for overseeing the strategic planning and direction of the organisation, supporting the leadership team deliver operational services and our strategic objectives.




Responsible for: Overall responsibility for the organisation and leads on our strategy and growth plans

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Brian joined Grampian Autistic Society in 1996, starting as a Support Worker and progressing throughout the years. Brian supports our CEO and Leadership Team in the day-to-day operations of the charity and is primarily responsible for the management and delivery of all of our operational services

Lisa works closely with our CEO, delivering and leading on our funding and business development strategy, overseeing new projects and leading the organisations media and communication strategy.

Lisa Barnard


Business Development Manager

Responsible for: Business Development, Fundraising and Communications

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Marie is responsible for the overall operational management of our services, overseeing the day-to-day running and supporting our operational teams to deliver quality support.



Acting Services Manager

Responsible for: Day-to-day running of operational services

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Becky provides vital administrative support to our CEO and teams to ensure the smooth-running of the organisation and leads on our key organisational support functions.

Becky Rafferty


Responsible for: Administration, HR and Quality Assurance


Registered Manager with the Scottish Social Services Council for all Outreach and Playscheme support services. Responsible for the management of all support staff providing direct service provision and is the main contact for the Outreach service and Social Support Groups.

Pearl Begbie


Services Manager

*Currently on long term leave please contact Marie*

Responsible for: Outreach Service and Social Support Groups