Board of Management

The Board of Management is responsible for setting strategies and policies, managing our finances and risks and monitoring the performance and quality of our services.

It is made up of between seven and 15 members, with three places reserved for Horizon tenants.

The Board is supported by an Audit sub-committee which normally meets 4 times per annum

Our Board members have a diverse range of skills and experience and are elected each year at the Annual General Meeting. To become a Board Member you must be a member of Horizon.

Bob McDougall (Chair)

Bob became Chair of Horizon Board on 10 October 2019. Bob has worked in Social Housing for 40 years, with his experience covering Local Authorities (both urban and rural), New Towns, and Housing Associations. Bob has been a member of Horizon's Board since March 2015.

Jill Pritchard (Vice Chair)

Jill Pritchard is Vice Chair of Horizon Housing Association. She is an Occupational Therapist specialising in Housing issues & also a Workplace Change Consultant supporting the transition to Smarter Hybrid Working. After over 30 years in local government, she moved to the Joint Improvement Team in Scottish Government & subsequently continued supporting Health, Housing & Social Care partnerships via the iHub within Healthcare Improvement Scotland.

She now works independently, supporting improvements in the delivery of adaptations, housing solutions & place based interventions at operational & strategic levels within local partnerships, promoting best use of Occupational Therapy & wider staffing resources to produce better outcomes for people. She was on the steering group for the revised ‘Adaptations without Delay’ guidance, and is passionate about mainstreaming inclusive design and inclusive living.

She is currently the Scotland rep for the RCOT Specialist Section in Housing and also the Housing LIN Scotland Coordinator. Jill joined Horizon in 2010.

Frances Wood
Beverley Graham
Chris Baird
Douglas Taylor
Jean Hamilton
Dr Rachael Docking
Ian Harrington
Dianne Theakstone
Rowena Statt