“The knowledge this group brings will add tremendous value to our long term strategic
decision making process and we are looking forward to hearing their views on the
role transport can play in helping develop our communities in the future.”
Board members are geographically spread to ensure every community CalMac serves is
It was announced recently that the chair of the new board would be ex-leader of Comhairle
nan Eilean Siar, Angus Campbell.
Other members are Rob Ware, Jim Porteous, Iain MacFarlan, Eoin MacNeil, Camille Dressler,
Neal Goldsmith, Jane Howard, Stewart MacLennan, Bill Calderwood, Eddie MacKenzie
and another Angus Campbell.
Cal Mac announces new community board members
27 Sept 2017
Ferry operator Caledonian MacBrayne (CalMac) has confirmed membership of its new
community board which it maintains will be a “strong community voice on strategic
Establishing the twelve member, independent panel was part of contract for running
the Clyde and Hebrides ferry service contract.
CalMac’s Director of Community and Stakeholder Engagement, Brian Fulton said: “The
board is completely independent from the company and no CalMac representative will
sit on it.