Board Of Directors

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.

Dugald GrahamDugald Graham
Position: Director
Date Joined: March 2008
Dougie is a well-known and respected farmer in South Kintyre and has built up a successful business over the past 40 years, which he has expanded to incorporate his three sons. His knowledge of business, agricultural and rural matters is an invaluable asset to MACC DL.

Archie McFadyenArchie McFadyen
Position: Director
Date Joined: October 2014
After graduating with an Honours Degree in civil engineering from Glasgow University, Archie was employed with a consultancy firm, primarily designing and supervising construction of reinforced concrete and steel structures throughout Scotland and offshore. This was followed by a period as a site engineer with a national contractor working on construction of roads, bridges and buildings. Archie then took up employment with family construction company in Campbeltown, McFadyens Contractors, where he served as director and company secretary for twenty-six years before he retired in 2011.

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:
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.

 Beth McEachran
Position: Director
Date Joined: September 2018
Beth, and her husband Ross, set up and started their successful parcel delivery business here at MACC Business Park nearly 5 years ago. This business has grown from strength to strength and Beth is still one of our tenants which gives her a unique insight and perspective from a tenantís point of view. Originally from Southend, she lives locally with her family and has a keen interest in horses.

Jane CacketteJane Cackette
Position: 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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