Cllr Paul Johnston said:
“Congratulations to Sophy Green who is to take on the challenge of being the new Chairperson of Aberdeenshire Voluntary Action the third sector network in Aberdeenshire. As convener of SENSCOT, her background in voluntary Arts and as CEO of Instant Neighbour, Sophy is a powerful advocate for the this sector in the North East.”
“Sophy Green can count on the goodwill of a broad range of voluntary and charity organisations. She has my unqualified support in the transition to a unified third sector body for Aberdeenshire, covering volunteering, charities, Social Enterprise and training.”
Paul was previously Chair of CRNS, the network for social enterprises in the waste and recycling sector, of which Sophy Green is a member as CEO of Instant Neighbour. CRNS is a supporter of SENSCOT and both members of the Scottish Third sector Scottish Community Alliance.