Isabel MacDonald

Isabel has had over twenty five years as a senior economic development manager with HIE and its predecessor, working primarily on the islands between Berneray and Vatersay. Although now retired, she had involvement in many of the projects in this area over the years, from small business start up to major infrastructure developments, gaining a wide experience of both economic and social development in the islands. Isabel is a Director of Cothrom Limited, an established local charity which provides a range of training opportunities to the community, runs a nursery in the medium of Gaelic for children from babies to school age and is developing a recycling business. She is the treasurer of the South Uist Parish of the Church of Scotland.