Candidate for Dumbarton and the West of Scotland regional list
Aileen was born in the Vale and grew up in Clydebank and then Helensburgh. Married with two children, Aileen was elected as a councillor in May 2012 and she is now Argyll and Bute Council’s Policy Lead for Education, Lifelong Learning and Strategic IT Services.
Aileen’s professional background is in IT and she has worked for a wide range of companies - from small, local businesses to British Airways.
She has also volunteered in the past, first for the Argyll and Bute Children’s Panel and then for the West Dunbartonshire Citizens Advice Bureau.
Aileen’s wide range of experience – politically, professionally and as a volunteer – means that she has proven she could really deliver for the communities of the West of Scotland.
She is used to working hard, listening to her constituents and finding innovative ways to improve their lives and the area they live within.