Janie McCusker has a career spanning 40 years, serving with the Royal Air Force for 22 years and the remainder of this career working in International Organisations, including the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe and the United Nations, recently completing a term of office with UNICEF as Principal Adviser for Security Coordination.
Janie is a member of the Board of Colleges Scotland and the Board of Colleges Development Network. She previously served as Chair of West Lothian College Regional Board. In March 2020, Janie was appointed as Chair of NHS Forth Valley.
Janie has experience of establishing and leading departments in multi-cultural environments and has extensive knowledge and experience of governance, risk management, change management and mediation. She holds a MA in Conflict Resolution and is a member of the Institute of Leadership and Management.