Board Of Directors

 Archie Martin
Position: Director
Date Joined: September 2020






 
Andrew HemmingsAndrew Hemmings
Position: Director
Date Joined: 2010
Andrew is a retired area manager having worked for the national charity Turning Point for 17 years. He was responsible for helping people with mental health, learning disabilities and alcohol/drug related problems in parts of the Greater Manchester area. Prior to this he was a Psychiatric Nurse Specialist at Oldham and District General Hospital. Andrew, who is now based at the Sound of Kintyre, the village that neighbours the airbase, is also a former chair of Campbeltown Community Council.

 
Cameron McNairCameron McNair
Position: Chairman
Date Joined: September 2014
Cameron, who has strong family connections to Campbeltown, is a retired chartered surveyor who started his career in the local Assessor’s office before moving into the private sector, becoming a partner in the international property consultancy, Jones Lang Wootton (now JLL). After retiring Cameron worked for MACC Developments Ltd. as a Project Officer and has a wealth of knowledge and experience of this site.

 
John BeveridgeJohn Beveridge
Position: Director
Date Joined: September 2019
John (Johnny) Beveridge is a native of Campbeltown. He worked for forty five years in hospitality mainly in the Middle and Far East for Hyatt International. Prior to semi retiring home to Kintyre he was Area Director for Hyatt Hotels in Dubai. Currently on the board of Malaysia based Ormond Hotels Johnny also runs a B and B in Machrihanish.

 
 Mary Turner
Position: Director
Date Joined: September 2019






 
David CookDavid Cook
Position: Director
Date Joined: September 2020
After a career in Research & Development and Product Development Dave retired and moved to South Kintyre. His areas of specialism were Material Science, Electrochemistry and Electronics, though he also worked in areas as diverse as Optics, Medical and High Voltage Power Systems. Dave is married, has two “grown-up boys” and two Border Terriers. His hobbies include gardening, DIY and walking / birdwatching. He also continues to experiment in areas of laser material processing, opto-electronics and additive manufacturing.

 
Jim MartinJim Martin
Position: Director
Date Joined: March 2008
Jim is a local businessman and has grown a business of agricultural supplies over the last 35 years covering the West of Scotland. Jim is a former chair of Campbeltown Community Council, chair of Kintyre and Argyll Events which has managed two successful air shows and a number of community events. He is also a member of the Campbeltown-Ardrosson ferry sub-comittee and former chairman of MACC Developments Ltd, the commercial arm of MACC.

 
 Don Mitchell
Position: Director
Date Joined: March 2008
After qualifying from the Royal Technical College Don worked for 60 years on major design and build projects engaged by Kyle & Frew Consulting, Admiralty Engineering, Property Services Agency and three facility management organisations.
Don is also a founding director of MACC.

 
Jane CacketteJane Cackette
Position: Company Secretary
Date Joined: September 2017
Jane left home in Tanzania to attend university in London and spent the rest of her working life there. She began her career in the financial services sector as a credit analyst, and then retrained as a lawyer. She spent the latter years working for the Financial Conduct Authority (the regulator).
Jane and her husband, Jim, (originally from Glasgow), made regular visits to his cottage in Kintyre and were happy to retire here in 2015. Jane is a keen amateur gardener but also wanted to put her professional skills to good use for the community, and she is glad to be able to help out as company secretary to the MACC Board.

 

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