Billy Alexander has been appointed Grampian Autistic Society’s first Chief Executive Officer and will take up his new role on 1st March 2021. The new role will see Billy lead an existing team of dedicated professionals and steer the organisation in its pursuit of the best possible care, support, education and opportunities for people of all ages with an Autism Spectrum Condition (ASC).
Billy holds a MSc, PGDip and Paralegal Qualifications. He began his career as a Therapeutic Support Worker, working with Care Experienced children, young people and their families experiencing the challenges of the care sector. He later trained as Paralegal before undertaking various roles in the legal sector.
Billy continued to pursue his passion for human development, supporting some of the most vulnerable and disadvantaged individuals in our communities, furthering his studies in Human Sciences. He returned to the private care sector as Head of Care Delivery and Therapeutic Services, leading several teams throughout Scotland, providing therapeutic care and support to Care Experienced young people, many with an ASC, and their families.
Throughout his time in the private sector and providing training and consultancy to several organisations throughout the UK, Billy understood that to make a lasting differe