ALACHO is led by two co chairs and two vice chairs supported by six executive members.  The Executive meets 8 weekly and its role is to:


  • Oversee the delivery of ALACHO's work plan
  • Discuss and agree on the collective view (or otherwise) of ALACHO  on key issues
  • Provide support and guidance to the Policy Manager


The name and position of each Executive member is noted below.  ALACHO holds an AGM each year in December when the election of Executive members is conducted.




John Mills

Fife Council

Head of Housing at Fife Council.

John Kerr

West Dunbartonshire Council

Housing Development Manager at West Dunbartonshire Council

Vice Chairs 

Frances Troup

Orkney Islands Council


John Morrow

Angus Council

Executive members

Patrick Flynn

Glasgow City Council

Elaine E Scott

City of Edinburgh Council

Grant MacIntosh

East Dunbartonshire Council

Phil Daws

East Renfrewshire Council

David Simpson

Dundee City Council

Murray Sharp

Clackmannanshire Council

Clare Mailer

Perth & Kinross Council

Kevin Anderson

South Ayrshire Council

Annette Finnan

South Lanarshire Council



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