Chair and Commissioners

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    Judith Robertson


    Judith Robertson is full time Chair of the Commission. Previously Programme Director of See Me, Judith has had long-standing involvement in social justice campaigning and advocating for the rights of many disadvantaged groups.

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    Susan Kemp


    Susan is a lawyer specialising in international criminal and human rights law. She has worked in Latin America, Africa and Europe providing technical assistance to state prosecutors and investigating human rights abuses.

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    Alan Mitchell


    Alan is a General Medical Practitioner at Dungavel House Immigration Removal Centre and Member of the European Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CPT).

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    Jane-Claire Judson


    Jane-Claire is the Chief Executive Officer for Chest Heart and Stroke Scotland. She was previously National Director for Diabetes Scotland. Jane-Claire is also currently a Board member at NHS Health Scotland.                                                                                        

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Communications & Participation

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    Emma Hutton

    Comms & Participation Manager

    Emma leads the Communications and Participation team. She is a strategic campaigner and communications leader with 15 years' experience of managing social justice projects, programme and organisations. 

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    Chloë Trew

    Participation Coordinator

    Chloë coordinates and delivers a range of activities to ensure that people and organisations are able to participate in both the Commission's work and wider human rights processes.

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    Judy Fladmark

    Media & Communications Officer

    Judy coordinates and carries out media, social media and wider communications activities for the Commission. She is an experienced producer and journalist and has previously worked for the BBC.


Business Management

The Commission's day-to-day operations are supported by a Business Management team comprising a Business Manager, Executive Assistant and Finance Assistant. The Business Management team supports the Commission's work through a range of services including finance, HR, secretariat support, IT and facilities management.