Who are we?

The Executive Board of Highland RFCA is drawn from the Membership and is responsible for ensuring the smooth running of the Association. It meets four times a year and, as required. The Executive Board is comprised of:

Lord-Lieutenant of Fife Robert Balfour

Robert Balfour

HM Lord-Lieutenants in Highland RFCA area

Captain (Retd) Nick Dorman RD VR


Captain Tom Knowles RNR

Colonel (Retd) Charles Wallace DL

Air Force
Wing Commander Dr David Caddick MBE PhD RAuxAF

Colonel Gordon Rae

Colonel Gordon Rae

Northern Area Committee Chair
Commodore (Retd) Angus Ross RN

Eastern Area Committee Chair
Colonel (Retd) Jim Kinloch TD DL

Southern Area Committee Chair
Captain Chris Smith

Chair, Engagement and Outreach
Lieutenant Colonel Gilly Moncur MBE


Highland RFCA’s day-to-day business is conducted at the association’s headquarters in Dundee’s West End. A small, dedicated staff of Crown Servants is led by the Chief Executive, supported by a Deputy Chief Executive. The current Senior Management Team is:

Chief ExecutiveBrigadier (Retd) M P Dodson MBE
Deputy Chief ExecutiveMr A Macnaughton
Head of Support ServicesMrs A Blyth
Head of EstatesMr F Kennedy
Head of Business AdminMr C Ansell
Head of EngagementMrs M McKearnon
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