Kim completed a degree at Heriot Watt University, MA Accountancy and Business Law, before training and qualifying as a Chartered Accountant in public practice. After achieving management level, Kim made a move into industry, heading up the finance team and playing a key part in the leadership team of an SME in Edinburgh.
A move into the third sector, where Kim can apply her financial knowledge whilst helping to make a positive impact for those living with disadvantages, has been a career-long ambition.
Outside of work, Kim enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Kim loves to travel and has a newfound love of fitness, but nothing makes her happier than woodland walks with her third child, Bailey the Cockapoo.
The Thrive Outdoors team has today (Monday 12 February 2024) launched a new website to showcase the work of the fund and share resources with the play and outdoor sector. The new site will be a hub for outdoor play champions, offering support, guidance and resources – a one-stop-shop for practitioners, education professionals and childmindersRead More
We kicked off the new year by hosting the first online conference of its kind in Scotland – Infant Mental Health: Babies in Scotland 2024. This event was in partnership with the Scottish Government and was our biggest event yet with 588 people attending on the day. It was incredible to get that manyRead More
The Scottish Government has recently asked for views on their proposed Care Leavers Payment. As Scotland’s national mentoring programme for children and young people with care experience, our Fund Manager Christine was in a unique position to gather valuable insights from the young people this will affect. Here’s what she found out… In myRead More