Meet the team

SRN are a small but effective team, all committed to achieving our vision of ‘A Scotland where mental health recovery is real for everyone in every community.’

Eloise Coveny, Administration AssistantPhotograph of Admin Assistant
As a part-time administration assistant I provide support to the SRN team and across all the organisation’s events. Before joining SRN I worked in the creative industries as a production designer and coordinator. Email Eloise

 

Christine Muir, Senior Communications Officer
I manage communications at SRN. Before joining SRN, I worked with a range of arts organisations including the Citizens Theatre. I currently help run the Glasgow OCD support group and volunteer with See Me.
Email Christine

 

Emma Monaghan,
Write to Recovery Group Facilitator
I engage with a variety of organisations and groups across Scotland to help set up and grow the Write to Recovery project. I have an interest in working alongside people with lived experience of mental ill health and believe that people deserve to have their say when it comes to their recovery. Email Emma

 

Erin Crombie,
Write to Recovery Group Facilitator
My job involves the implementation and running of the Write to Recovery programme with organisations throughout Scotland. I’m an advocate for the therapeutic potential of writing and other forms of creative self-expression. My background is in literature and philosophy, interests which support my work with SRN. Email Erin

 

Frank Reilly, Director
I am first and foremost a member of a highly skilled and experienced team, promoting and delivering recovery in Scotland and internationally. As Director I work with the SRN team and partner agencies to set the strategic direction of the organisation. I am also a sometime researcher with an interest in the definitions and practicalities of co-production as well as a weekend musician. Email Frank

 

Holly Hendry, Network Officer (North)
I engage with people, organisations and agencies in the North of Scotland. It is my role to seek out and highlight innovation and develop opportunities for collaborative and co-produced projects. I’m passionate about the role that communities play in creating change on both an individual and wider, collective level. I have worked in a variety of community development based roles in both the public and voluntary sector.
Email Holly

 

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Jane Hutton, Administrator
As a full-time Administrator, I support the implementation of SRN programmes and organisation-wide administration and events. Prior to joining SRN I worked for several years in the public transport industry in a secretarial/administrative capacity. Email Jane

 

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I help manage Write to Recovery and support our learning and development work. I am fascinated by the healing power of narrative. My other interests include counselling, trauma informed practice and solution focused recovery. Email John

 

SRN_Staff_Portraits_2016 _16_imageLesley Smith, Network Officer (East)
I engage with people, organisations and agencies in the East of Scotland. It is my role to seek out and highlight innovation and develop opportunities for collaborative and co-produced projects. I bring to the role my passion for and previous experiences of involvement, collective advocacy and training. My expertise is grounded in my personal experiences of recovery and using services. Email Lesley

 

Louise Christie,
Network Manager: Operations
I am responsible for developing the national and strategic relationships needed to support our regional work. I also ensure the approaches developed and learning generated is shared effectively and influence practice and policy. Before joining SRN I managed a social enterprise and worked in social care, regeneration and funding in the public, private and voluntary sectors. Email Louise

 

Robert Stevenson, Network Officer (West)
I engage with people, organisations and agencies in the West of Scotland. It is my role to seek out and highlight innovation and develop opportunities for collaborative and co-produced projects. Before joining SRN, I worked with a number of local authorities and third sector organisations and was a director of a social research/consultancy company. Email Robert