Our Chief Executive is Monica Patterson.

Alex McCrorie is Depute Chief Executive – Resources and People Services.

Alison MacDonald is Director of East Lothian Health and Social Care Partnership.

Heads of Service:

  • Lesley Brown, Head of Education and Children's Services

  • Iain Gorman, Head of Operations (East Lothian Health and Social Care Partnership)

  • Jim Lamond, Head of Council Resources

  • Douglas Proudfoot, Head of Development

  • Tom Reid, Head of Infrastructure

  • Sharon Saunders, Head of Communities and Partnerships

Chief Operating Officers:

  • Sarah Fortune, Chief Operating Officer (Finance)
  • Judith Tait, Chief Operating Officer (Children's Services)

Download a diagram of the council structure