Gillian McElroy

Job title: Policy and Information Officer

Department: The ALLIANCE


As part of the Policy and Communications team, Gillian actively helps support any ongoing activity.

Gillian helps to support ongoing activity in the Policy and Communications team, including responding to consultation responses, preparing briefings and engaging with the Scottish Parliament and Government to represent the interests of our Members.

Other responsibilities

  • Monitoring the work of the Scottish and UK Parliaments and Governments
  • Co-lead on producing the ALLIANCE weekly bulletin
  • Updating the ALLIANCE website and social media platforms with relevant news items

I have a background in law and recently graduated with an MSc in Applied Social Research. Particular interests include: policy relating to children and young people, human rights and equalities, and using robust research to inform and improve on policy and practice.

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