Meet the Team
To contact us, call 0131 663 9471
George Wilson, Joint Manager
George supports the Board of Directors and the staff team, represents MVA in Community Planning and other strategic partnerships, and makes excellent coffee.
Lesley Kelly, Joint Manager
Lesley co-manages with George, and drives forward a wide range of projects and initiatives.
Rebecca McKinney, SEAM Co-ordinator
Rebecca provides 1-2-1 business and development support to social enterprises and other groups, runs networking events and collaborates with cross-sector partners on a range of projects.
Derek Welsh, Project Officer
Derek provides 1-2-1 support to a range of projects and organisations throughout Midlothian.
David Henderson, Project Officer
David works with MVA one day a week. He writes the Funding Bulletin, runs training sessions and provides 1-2-1 support to organisations.
Eric Johnstone Midlothian Community Care Forum (MCCF) Development Worker
Eric links and liases with service users, carers and agencies in relation to the planning and provision of community care.
Natalie Thompson, Youth Engagement Officer, Midlothian Early Action Project
Natalie is responsible for ensuring that young people are engaged in the Midlothian Early Action Project on Youth Mental Health, funded by the National Lottery.
Margaret Mackay, Administrator
Margaret keeps our finances on track, supports the team, and provides a smiling face at the reception desk.
Janette Hope, Co-ordinator
Yvonne Hutchison, Project Worker
Doreen Clark, Support Worker